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What is a garnishment?  

A garnishment is a legal order to withhold a portion of an employee’s wages to satisfy a debt. Employee wages can be garnished because of debts to creditors, student loans, or alimony and child support payments. The university does not deduct for voluntary wage assignments.

Types of Garnishments

All types of Wage Garnishments should be mailed to:


Austin Peay State University
Payroll Department
PO Box 4504
Clarksville, TN 37040
Garnishments may not be accepted in an employee’s department.

For Questions about your Garnishment contact:

Myra Soward