Release of Paychecks
University Policy Number 2213
Categorized: Human Resources and Payroll
Responsible Office: Human Resources and Payroll
Related Law & Policy:
This policy applies to all George Mason University employees at all locations.
II. POLICY STATEMENT
Payroll checks will be available for pickup by employees, with proper identification such as a photo ID, at the front desk in Human Resources and Payroll, fourth floor, University Hall, Monday through Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and Fridays between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. For security purposes, anyone other than the check designee who is picking up a paycheck must have a signed release. Payroll checks will not be delivered to other University locations.
Administrative Policy 2201 mandates direct deposit for all employees hired or rehired on or before February 1, 2002.
Human Resources and Payroll will be responsible for providing employees information about direct deposit requirements and procedures.
IV. EFFECTIVE DATE AND APPROVAL
This policy is effective June 7, 2004. This policy shall be reviewed and revised, if necessary, annually to become effective at the beginning of the University’s fiscal year, unless otherwise noted.
Maurice W. Scherrens
Senior Vice President
Peter N. Stearns
Date approved: June 11, 2004
Revised: February 4, 2013