Benefits Offered

Our benefit programs include:

  • Health care: including medical, dental, vision, Section 125 plan, payment in lieu of medical and dental benefits and health care flexible spending account (FSA)
  • Income protection: including basic life insurance, basic accidental death and dismemberment coverage, supplemental voluntary life and AD&D insurance, voluntary critical illness insurance, long-term disability insurance (LTD)
  • Education benefits: including tuition remission, tuition exchange program, Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) 529 savings plan
  • Future financial security: 403(b) defined contribution retirement plan, tax-deferred annuity retirement savings plan, voluntary group long-term care insurance
  • Paid time off: vacation, sick days, paid holidays
  • Work and family: dependent care flexible spending account, health advocate, employee assistance program (EAP), Bobcat Rewards discount program, paid parental leave for eligible faculty and staff, Living Well wellness program

Benefits coverage varies by employment type. Learn more about the benefit plans by visiting the pages below.