Benefits

  • Holidays The University provides benefitted employees 13 paid holidays per year inclusive of two campus closure days. Please reference the holidays and campus closures calendar for more details....
  • Employees Hired in a Position with Benefits Benefited faculty and staff are eligible for health, life and long-term disability insurance coverage through the Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission...
  • Benefited Unit Employees Dental insurance coverage provided benefitted employees differs by the bargaining unit representing an employee's position: AFSCME and PSU/MTA: Dental and vision coverages...
  • Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission (GIC) The MA Group Insurance Commission offers eligible employees two term life insurance coverage options. Plan overview and premiums are available in the...
  • Massachusetts Group Insurance Commission (GIC) The MA Group Insurance Commission offers eligible employees a LTD (long-term disability) insurance plan that provides 55% tax-free income replacement...
  • Employees of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts do not contribute to the federal Social Security retirement system. In lieu of that system, if employed while not enrolled in a full-time course of...
  • Tuition Waivers Full-time benefited employees, their spouses, domestic partners (1) and unmarried dependent children (through age 25) meeting eligibility and admission requirements will receive a 100...
  • The Health Care Spending Account (HCSA) and Dependent Care Assistance Program (DCAP) allow you to pay for certain eligible expenses with pre-tax money deducted from your paycheck on a calendar-year...
  • Workers' Compensation provides income and medical benefits to employees who sustain a work-related injury or illness when that employee is disabled from performing his or her job. The University's...
  • University Sick Leave Banks (SLB) have been established to secure income for members who are on an approved, qualifying leave where there is a reasonable expectation that the member will return to...
  • Discounts are available to University employees through a number of different sources. The University does not endorse any specific program or benefit, rather this listing is provided for...