Editing YOUR personal, confidential information made easy!

Western Michigan University employees have the ability to make edits to their confidential personal information easily from the secure, web-based Employee Self-Service portal.
Employees can edit or view their payroll specific information through Employee Self-Service such as:
  • Paycheck advices
  • Direct Deposit accounts
  • W-4 Federal, State, and Local Tax Withholding
  • W-2 Tax Documents


Direct deposit and tax withholding information is captured in Employee Self-Service and securely electronically submitted to the payroll department. Paper forms are no longer required for the submission process.


EFFECTIVE MONDAY JUNE 14, 2021: To provide additional online privacy and security of employee data available in Self Service, employees will be required to use WMU’s VPN to access Employee Self Service when off campus unless accessing this platform through Remote Desktop.  Resourceful information and download instructions related to VPN usage are available at Which VPN do I use? – Help Hub ( Contact the Technology Help Desk at (269) 387-4357, for additional support. 


For questions regarding GoWMU, Bronco NetID & Password, or logging into Employee Self-Service, please contact the OIT Help Desk.

Office of Information Technology Help Desk
(269) 387-4357 (option 1)


For questions regarding Payroll, please contact the Payroll & Disbursements office.

Payroll & Disbursements Office
(269) 387-2935