Retirement Benefits

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Human Resources offers the following retirement-related services:

  1. group sessions on retirement;
  2. assistance in processing retirement applications;
  3. liaison between retirees and the State Universities Retirement System;
  4. information about retirees to Media and Communications Resources;
  5. assistance to retirees and spouses with respect to their continued participation in the state's Group Insurance Program.

Additional benefits include:

  1. access to computing services;
  2. enrollment for course work (credit, noncredit, audit): on the same basis as active personnel;
  3. health service: with payment of a fee, use of the Student Health Service for immunization for travel to foreign countries;
  4. library: use of library facilities (including carrels, on a space-available basis) for retiree and spouses or domestic partners;
  5. office and laboratory facilities: obtainable on a space-available basis by application to the chair of the appropriate department;
  6. publications: a mail subscription to the Daily Egyptian at one-half the regular subscription rate; 
  7. campus recreational facilities (including the Recreation Center, at a discounted emeritus rate, and Campus Lake);
  8. Student Center discount benefits: Emeritus Courtesy ID Cards are available from the ID card office upon request entitling the bearer to a 15% discount on University Bookstore clothing and gift purchases as well as a 10% discount on purchases at the Marketplace Food Court in the Student Center.