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My Life Events

Miami offers resources to help you balance work and life responsibilities, and to support you through changes at work or home. When circumstances change, you may need to notify the University.

Workday Resources

  • Workday allows you to view your W-4 information under Pay, as well as updating home mailing address or emergency contacts under Contact and both can be found in your Profile
  • If you have legally changed your name, please log into your Workday Profile, then choose 'Names' under Personal and upload documentation to update your name.
  • You may also wish to change your name on your Social Security card. Once that has been completed please change your info on your Workday Profile under Personal then IDs.

Family and Medical Leave

Learn about the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) which provides eligible employees up to 12 workweeks of unpaid leave a year.


Learn the process to resign your position or withdraw from the university.

Faculty Non-Reappointments

Find some helpful transition resources for full-time, temporary faculty (Visiting Assistant Professors or Instructors) when not being re-appointed for the next academic year.

More Benefits Information

For additional information about the bentifits offered at Miami from insurance to the tuition fee waiver, visit the Human Resources website.