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University of Connecticut Benefits

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  • Health Insurance  (26 comments)

    “The coverage was very good in 2014, but it was getting worse. Shortly speaking, you pay more for the less.”

  • Dental Insurance  (7 comments)

    “if you go to an out of network dentist you'll have to pay a lot extra (obviously.) One snag I ran into was my dental covered metal fillings, but...”

  • Tuition Assistance  (6 comments)

    “They have good scholarships, but you kinda have to be lucky to get one. I have no idea why I got one.”

  • Jan 26, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Graduate Research Assistant in Storrs Mansfield, Connecticut

    Health insurance for graduate assistants is amazing. The small fee comes out of paychecks automatically. Overall it was great, inexpensive coverage and lucky to have had it.

  • Feb 08, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Graduate Research Assistant in Storrs Mansfield, Connecticut

    The insurance package is getting worse, comparing to the one I get in first year employment.

  • Nov 11, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Storrs, Connecticut

    Very comprehensive package, but if you live over the border in Massachusetts, providers and lab services are limited. On campus physical therapy was great.

  • Sep 27, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Storrs, Connecticut

    Overall a great place to work. Positive environment. Happy people all around. Benefits package is great. Overall I would certainly recommend

  • Sep 22, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former GA in Storrs, Connecticut

    GA benefits when paid for were good.

  • Aug 10, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Farmington, Connecticut

    No Short term disability coverage

  • Aug 29, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Student Administrative Assistant in Storrs, Connecticut

    It was a student position so there were no additional benefits that came with it.

  • Jul 08, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Graduate Research Assistant in Storrs, Connecticut

    School is nice, research facility is great, professor is nice and the benefits from school are also satisfying.

  • Jul 11, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Graduate Assistant in Storrs, Connecticut

    The GA health insurance is good.

  • Jul 05, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Research Assistant in Storrs, Connecticut

    As undergrad you will get pretty much nothing

Benefits Summary

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Insurance, Health & Wellness

  • CheckmarkHealth Insurance (61)
  • CheckmarkDental Insurance (45)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Occupational Accident Insurance
  • Health Care On-Site
  • Mental Health Care
  • Retiree Health & Medical
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance

Financial & Retirement

  • CheckmarkPension Plan (6)
  • 401K Plan
  • CheckmarkRetirement Plan (8)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Equity Incentive Plan
  • Supplemental Workers' Compensation
  • Charitable Gift Matching

Family & Parenting

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Work From Home
  • Fertility Assistance
  • Dependent Care
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Childcare
  • CheckmarkReduced or Flexible Hours (15)
  • Military Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Unpaid Extended Leave

Vacation & Time Off

Perks & Discounts

  • Employee Discount
  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • CheckmarkGym Membership (9)
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • Company Social Events
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

Professional Support

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