144.2 Social Security

Created by: Pat Teague on 02/05/1999
Category: 1 - Academic Affairs; 40 - Benefits
Originator: Director of Human Resources
Current File: 144.2
Adoption Date: 01/14/1999
Reviewed for Currency: 02/18/2009
Replaces File: 144.2
Date of Origin: 09/29/1982
Classification: Faculty
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144.2 Social Security


A. Background

Members of the faculty and staff share in university programs which insure members of the community in the event of illness, injury, disability, and death.


B. Policy

Furman University participates in the Social Security program which provides retirement, disability, survivor, and Medicare benefits.


C. Guidelines

1. Complete descriptions of the benefits may be obtained at the local Social Security Office or by visiting the website at www.ssa.gov.

2. Premiums for this coverage are shared equally by the University and the individual.