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Employee Benefits

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

The University of Wyoming offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) that provides benefited employees and their household members with a broad array of services.

UW now partners with Deer Oaks EAP Services LLC, a nationally recognized EAP agency, to provide services at no cost to UW employees. 

Included under Deer Oaks EAP Services are:

  • 6 sessions of professional counseling
  • Legal and financial services/education assistance
  • Child and elder care resources with referrals
  • Free interactive online Simple Will and other pertinent documents
  • Retiree assistance
  • Critical incident stress management
  • Reimbursed ride (Cab, Uber, Lyft)
  • Employee and supervisor training resources
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Participation in the EAP is voluntary and strictly confidential. Employees can choose to meet face to face or access professional assistance online or by telephone, 24/7.

Deer Oaks provides a network of licensed psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, certified alcohol counselors, masters level therapists and certified employee assistance professionals.

For additional information or a referral to a provider located nearest you please call EAP toll-free at 1-888-993-7650

Where To Find Online Services

Online tools are available at:
Click on Member Login. You will use uwyo for both the username and password. 


iConnectYou is an app from Dear Oaks that instantly connects you with professionals for instant support and help finding resources for you and your family.

To access iConnectYou, download the app from the App Store (iPhone) or Google Play Store. Please see this brochure for more details.

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Contact Us

Human Resources Benefits Office

Campus: Hill Hall rooms 339, 341, 343

Mail: Dept. 3422

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Office Hours: Monday - Friday

Regular: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Summer: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: 307.766.2215

Fax: 307.766.5636


1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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