Garnishments, Levies, Child Support, Etc.

The University's intention is to comply with federal and state law regarding wage garnishments and wage assignments. The State of Nebraska Department of Administrative Services processes all UNL employee garnishment paperwork. The State Department of Administrative Services honors all court orders to garnishee wages or wage assignment for child support as well as all levies on wages originating from the Internal Revenue Service. In cases of multiple wage assignments, priority for honoring them will be in the following order:

  • Child support
  • Federal levies
  • State levies
  • Local tax levies
  • Creditor garnishments

Remittances of monies collected and confidential files will be maintained by the State of Nebraska State Department of Administrative Services.