The university pays a portion of the insurance premiums for benefits eligible employees as part of their total compensation package.

These contributions are called "Sooner Credits" and are listed on the left side of your paycheck earnings statement.

The W-2 tax form reports your earnings during the previous year. Anatomy of Your W-2 Tax Form: Everything you want to know about your W-2 Tax Form is on this one-page tip sheet.

Sooner Credits are used for the core insurance programs: medical, dental, life insurance, and accidental death & dismemberment.

Full and part-time employees classified to work between 20 and 40 hours per week are eligible for benefits. 292.12) requires that state employees receive their paychecks electronically through direct deposit to a checking or savings account.

If you no longer have access to Employee Self-Service, you can request a duplicate W-2 starting February 15 by contacting Norman Payroll and Employee Services or HSC Payroll.

Requests are processed one day a week and will be mailed to the individual unless otherwise specified. You may not be able to open your W-2 tax form PDF in Employee Self-Service if your Internet browser's pop-up blocker is turned on.

This can be done in Payroll Distribution, which is not part of Payroll and Employee Services.

Payroll Distribution is located in Room 105 of Buchanan Hall south of the Oklahoma Memorial Student Union. They should contact a professional tax filing specialist to complete their tax forms.The W-4 tax form describes the level of federal income tax withheld from your paycheck.You can review and update your tax withholding level as needed.Update Your From: You can update your tax withholding levels through Employee Self-Service. Click here to review information from the IRS about tax withholding.Other questions about tax withholding should be directed to your tax professional.The Sooner Credit amount contributed for each employee is prorated based on their full-time equivalency (FTE) as shown below. Employees who are unable to have an account at a financial institution will receive their pay on a Pay Card.