TSS - Personal Data Change

Personal Data Change

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First Published  :Wed Nov 26 04:11:30 GMT 2014
Last Modified  :Thu Sep 26 12:50:37 GMT 2019
Last Published  :Thu Sep 26 12:50:37 GMT 2019
Summary :  Reference for employees who have inquiries on how to process changes to their personal information including changing their address, federal and state tax withholdings, beneficiaries, emergency contacts, and 403(b) retirement plan. This can be done through Employee Self Service (eServe). Audience: Employees


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    Tufts Student Employee Address  changes (Home and Mailing) can be done through SIS.  There is also a Current Address field in SIS that does not feed to PeopleSoft. To make a change in person, please visit the Student Services Desk in Dowling to update your account.  Students can also email a request to studentservices@tufts.edu.  SIS feeds the PeopleSoft system so all Home and Mailing address changes that are made in SIS will carryover to PeopleSoft on a nightly basis. Students cannot update their address in eServe. 

    All other
    Employees of Tufts University can use Employee Self Service (eServe) to change their personal data, including Address, online unless the change is a legal name change, which must be done by contacting TSS.  Read the specific name change article for information pertaining to name changes.  

    Other Personal Information that can be updated through eServe includes Contact Information, Emergency Contacts,  Veteran Status, Race/Ethnicity, and Disability. There is another screen called "Additional Information" which includes Gender, DOB, Birth Country, Social Security #, Original Start Date, Last Start Date, and Highest Education Level which cannot be updated themselves. TSS does not actually maintain the Birth Country information and it cannot be modified.

    Names, Address, DOB, etc. changes for Active Employees go over to most Benefits Vendors on the Benefits File feed so must be updated in eServe first. See more information in Benefits Feeds.
    For former employees/retirees and/or  for active employees not currently participating in the retirement plans through Fidelity and TIAA, please report the name change (or address change) to vendors directly in those instances.  However, note Prudential does not receive a feed from Tufts University (other than a feed for Evidence of Insurability (EOI), and does not keep record of individual employee names and addresses so there is no need to update with them (just make sure PeopleSoft is correct).
    Business address changes require a Change PAF.  Business email address information is fed to the HR system from the Tufts University White Pages on a daily basis.  To change your business email address, or for problems accessing Employee Self Service, please contact TTS:

    For problems with your data in Employee Self Service, including personal email, please contact Tufts Support Services:
    Email: tss@tufts.edu
    Phone: 617.627.7000
    Fax: 617.627.7001
    Web: tss.tufts.edu


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