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Payroll Services


The Payroll office administers the University timekeeping application and processes pay statements for all campus employees.

Have Payroll questions?
Contact Payroll at or Phone: 336.758.2960; Fax: 336.758.3607

Quick Guides
NOVAtime Quick Guides have been developed to assist users in completing specific tasks or understanding specific functions within the application. Check back often to find other Quick Guides as they are added.

Non-Exempt Employee Quick Guide
Student Quick Guide
Supervisor Quick Guide



WF@Work is a web portal that offers faculty, staff, and student workers electronic access to view their payroll and benefits information.

WF@Work provides many benefits including:

  • Giving faculty, staff, and student workers the ability to view personal information from 2005 forward, including current benefit elections, payroll deductions, tax information, pay statements, and W-2 information.
  • Streamlining administrative processes and reducing the potential for errors.
  • Promoting Wake Forest’s commitment to sustainability by reducing our dependency on paper.
  • Greater security for your personal information.

WF@Work User Guide

Access WF@Work

Log into WIN and click the WF@Work link at the top of the page. For a self-tutorial of the new portal, please use this document.

Need Technical Assistance getting into WIN?
Contact The Bridge at or 336.758.HELP (4357)

Have Payroll questions?
Contact Payroll at or 336.758.2960


What is NOVAtime?

NOVAtime is the new time-keeping and leave management application the University is implementing to support improved, efficient services to employees. This new application will unify all time and attendance activities for bi-weekly paid staff and students, replacing Stromberg and the time-keeping applications within WIN.

Visit NOVAtime

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Parking Fee Calculator

Payroll Calendar 2016 - Monthly

YearPay IDPay NoStart of Pay PeriodEnd of Pay PeriodCheck DateCampus Deadline to HR

Payroll Calendar 2016 - Biweekly Non-Exempt/Student

YearPay IDPay NoStart of Pay PeriodEnd of Pay PeriodCheck DateTime Card Approval Date and TimeCampus Deadlines to HR
2016Biweekly 112/19/201501/01/201601/08/201601/04/2016 - NOON12/22/2015
2016Biweekly201/02/201601/15/201601/22/201601/18/2016 - NOON01/13/2016
2016Biweekly301/16/201601/29/201602/05/201602/01/2016 - NOON01/27/2016
2016Biweekly401/30/201602/12/201602/19/201602/15/2016 - NOON02/10/2016
2016Biweekly502/13/201602/26/201603/04/201602/29/2016 - NOON02/24/2016
2016Biweekly602/27/201603/11/201603/18/201603/14/2016 - NOON03/09/2016
2016Biweekly703/12/201603/25/201604/01/201603/28/2016 - NOON03/23/2016
2016Biweekly803/26/201604/08/201604/15/201604/11/2016 - NOON04/06/2016
2016Biweekly904/09/201604/22/201604/29/201604/25/2016 - NOON04/20/2016
2016Biweekly1004/23/201605/06/201605/13/201605/09/2016 - NOON05/04/2016
2016Biweekly1105/07/201605/20/201605/27/201605/23/2016 - NOON05/18/2016
2016Biweekly1205/21/201606/03/201606/10/201606/06/2016 - NOON06/01/2016
2016Biweekly1306/04/201606/17/201606/24/201606/20/2016 - NOON06/15/2016
2016Biweekly1406/18/201607/01/201607/08/201607/04/2016 - NOON06/29/2016
2016Biweekly1507/02/201607/15/201607/22/201607/18/2016 - NOON07/13/2016
2016Biweekly1607/16/201607/29/201608/05/201608/01/2016 - NOON07/27/2016
2016Biweekly1707/30/201608/12/201608/19/201608/15/2016 - NOON08/10/2016
2016Biweekly1808/13/201608/26/201609/02/201608/29/2016 - NOON08/24/2016
2016Biweekly1908/27/201609/09/201609/16/201609/12/2016 - NOON09/07/2016
2016Biweekly2009/10/201609/23/201609/30/201609/26/2016 - NOON09/21/2016
2016Biweekly2109/24/201610/07/201610/14/201610/10/2016 - NOON10/05/2016
2016Biweekly2210/08/201610/21/201610/28/201610/24/2016 - NOON10/19/2016
2016Biweekly2310/22/201611/04/201611/10/201611/07/2016 - NOON11/02/2016
2016Biweekly2411/05/201611/18/201611/23/201611/17/2016 - 10AM11/15/2016
2016Biweekly2511/19/201612/02/201612/09/201612/05/2016 - NOON11/30/2016
2016Biweekly2612/03/201612/16/201612/23/201612/19/2016 - NOON12/14/2016

Payroll Calendar 2016 - Graduate Student

YearPay IDPay NoStart of Pay PeriodEnd of Pay PeriodCheck DateCampus Changes to Graduate School
2016Graduate Stipend101/01/201601/31/201601/04/201612/11/2015
2016Graduate Stipend202/01/201602/29/201601/29/201601/20/2016
2016Graduate Stipend303/01/201603/31/201602/29/201602/19/2016
2016Graduate Stipend404/01/201604/30/201603/31/201603/21/2016
2016Graduate Stipend505/01/201605/31/201604/29/201604/20/2016
2016Graduate Stipend606/01/201606/30/201605/31/201605/20/2016
2016Graduate Stipend707/01/201607/31/201606/30/201606/21/2016
2016Graduate Stipend808/01/201608/31/201607/29/201607/20/2016
2016Graduate Stipend909/01/201609/30/201608/31/201608/22/2016
2016Graduate Stipend1010/01/201610/31/201609/30/201609/21/2016
2016Graduate Stipend1111/01/201611/30/201610/31/201610/21/2016
2016Graduate Stipend1212/01/201612/31/201611/30/201611/17/2016

FAQ for Faculty and Staff
University Holiday Schedule
Graylyn International Conference Center Holiday Schedule

Web resources
North Carolina Department of Revenue
IRS Website – a pay check what-if calculator
Federal Form W-4 (Federal Withholding) Calculator


NC-4 EZ Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate (2014)
NC-4 Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate (2014)
W-2 Instructions
W-4: Federal Withholding
Direct Deposit Authorization & Maintenance form (electronic WIN form: WF@Work>Pay Information)
Monthly Business Mileage Log

Drivers of University owned, leased, or courtesy vehicles are to complete and forward to the Payroll Office the Monthly Business Mileage Log each month. The Payroll Office uses the information provided on the log to determine the taxable value of the driver’s personal usage of the vehicle. The driving year for determining the taxable value is November 1 through October 31. The value is imputed on a calendar year basis, with any adjustments made during November and December. Please contact the Payroll Office at x5184 for more information.

IRS SS 8: Determination of Worker Status for Federal Employment Taxes and
Income Tax Withholding

Foreign National Information Form
Mobile Communication Device Justification Form
Mobile Communication Device Discontinuance Notice Form

For additional Payroll related forms please visit Human Resources Forms and Documents.