The function of payroll is to manage, process and maintain payroll records for all University faculty, staff and students.  This office processes monthly payrolls for all University employees while following the applicable Internal Revenue Code, Internal Revenue Regulations, Department of Labor Regulations and Missouri State Status.  Records for all foreign nationals receiving any form of compensation, for example scholarships, awards, wages and independent contractor payments, from the university are processed and maintained by this office per Internal Revenue Code, Internal Revenue Regulations, Department of Labor Regulations and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.  All local, state and federal tax documents are filed in a timely manner.  Documents are filed reporting payroll deductions for the Missouri Employees Retirement System (MOSERS), College and University Retirement Program (CURP), tax-sheltered annuities (TSA), cafeteria plans, and other payroll deductions.


Limits for 403(b) and 457(b) have been announced for 2015.

$18,000 is the normal limit for each of the plans with $6,000 catch-up available for participants who are age 50 or older by the end of 2015.

If you have recently married, divorced, had a child, or had another change affecting your claim status, you need to complete a new W-4 and turn it into the Payroll Office, Carrington 119.


Semi-monthly Payroll:

Jackie Jones, Accounting Technician
Phone:  417-836-6578
Location:  Carrington 119

Jessica Whittington, Accounting Technician
Phone: 417-836-4449
Location: Carrington 119

Monthly Exempt, Non-Exempt Payroll:

Tami Bowen, Payroll Specialist
Phone:  417-836-5354
Location:  Carrington 119E

Payroll Manager:

Teresa Lindsay
Phone:  417-836-6578
Location:  Carrington 119C

International Payroll Contact Information:

Megan Brockman, Accountant
Phone:  417-836-6808
Location:  Carrington 119D