Special Payroll

Personnel & Employment

  • Special Payroll

  • Authorized hiring officers may appoint temporary, short term, project based, seasonal, durational and professional staff to meet staffing needs associated with university programs and activities. Appointees to the Special Payroll do not receive benefits, although professional employees hired may purchase medical coverage at group rates.
  • Special Payroll Authorization Request
    1. The Special Payroll Authorization Request (SPAR) Application is the University’s online system used to ensure all special payroll transactions are reviewed and approved by the Provost/Vice President and the Department of Human Resources prior to the start of work.
  • LINK: SPAR Information