What’s New in Workday?

Twice a year, Workday, Inc. issues major updates. These updates ensure that UT Austin has access to any new features or improvements in the latest version of Workday.

Workday Spring Update (Workday 2021 R1)

The Workday Spring Update for 2021 is scheduled for Saturday, March 13. The update will include changes and enhancements to Time and Absence, Payslips, Recruiting, and general updates to the interface to improve usability and accessibility.

For more information about changes included in the Workday Spring Update, including screenshots, refer to the What's New In the Workday Spring Update 2021 (.pptx) document.


For more Workday Updates

Workday Release Notes – Twice a week, issues that may affect users, fixes, improvements (enhancements), and links to new guidance are posted to the Workday Release Notes page. You can also subscribe to receive release notes via email. Workday posts release notes on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Workday @ UT Newsletter – The newsletter, published biweekly, shares news and information, including upcoming events, training, reminders, and tips useful to Workday users. The newsletter can be read online, on the Workday@UT Newsletter page. You can also subscribe to receive the newsletter via email.

Workday Maintenance Schedule – View the askUS entry When is Workday down for planned maintenance? for a list of upcoming planned weekly, monthly, quarterly, and feature release dates.