Wayne State University

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Part-Time Faculty (PTF) Benefits

AFT Local 477, AFL-CIO

Pilot Program  Information

Part-time faculty may participate in the following voluntary benefit program offerings:

  • Dental insurance (100% employee paid)
  • Vision insurance (100% employee paid)
  • 403(b) Plan (Employee Contributions only - no employer match)
  • Dependent Tuition Benefits (25% tuition reduction)

Highlights

Dental rates have decreased by over 10% for 2016! This represents a significant savings for dental participants from the 2015 rates. Part-time faculty can select between two vision plan options, Basic and Enhanced. The dual option vision coverage provides WSU part-time faculty with two options to best meet their individual vision needs.

Dental Insurance and Vision Insurance information can be accessed in the Program Overview to the right.

THE 2016 UPTF ENROLLMENT PERIOD FOR DENTAL AND VISION COVERAGE is August 17 - August 28, 2015..

ENROLLMENT IN THE 403(b) RETIREMENT PLAN IS ONGOING.

Program overviews and eligibility requirements for participating in the 403(b) Retirement Plan information can be accessed in the Program Overview to the right.     

Dependent Tuition Benefits (25% tuition reduction)

In any semester that an eligible member of the bargaining unit teaches, s/he will earn a 25% tuition reduction benefit that can be applied if a dependent of the member is attending WSU in that semester. This benefit will be limited to the number credit hours taught in that semester.


2016

Coverage Level

Dental Plan
Bi-weekly Employee Contribution

Basic Vision Plan
Bi-weekly Employee Contribution

Enhanced Vision Plan
Bi-weekly Employee Contribution

Single

$25.34

$6.84

$12.06

2-Person

$46.75

$12.95

$22.82

Family

$80.08

$19.06

$33.59