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Western Governors University Benefits

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  • Jan 04, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Course Mentor in Salt Lake City, Utah

    Health benefits are great, employee contributions relatively low. Company works hard to provide affordable comprehensive health insurance.

  • Feb 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Student Mentor - Faculty in Indianapolis, Indiana

    The insurance was very good. Great coverage for a reasonable price!

  • Feb 09, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Salt Lake City, Utah

    Vacation time accrue's quick.

  • Jan 23, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Phoenix, Arizona

    3/4 dental, vision and health care insurance is paid by WGU. 12 days of vacation, plus 8 days of sick leave, and 2 floating holidays.

  • Jan 17, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Phoenix, Arizona

    Great benefits but the the company switched to Cigna and all the RX prices went up.

  • Dec 07, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Placement Coordinator in Salt Lake City, Utah

    Best is the that, compared to what I would be paying, it is about 1/3 the price. Offers me everything I need for myself and my family-health, dental, vision, LTD/STD, life insurance, etc

  • Nov 28, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Enrollment in Salt Lake City, Utah

    You get 10 days PTO, 6 sick days, 9 holidays, and 2 floating holidays every year for the first year.

  • Nov 03, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Salt Lake City, Utah

    There were flexible options to choose from. My insurance coverage permitted me to see my preferred care providers.

  • Oct 15, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Program Mentor in Salt Lake City, Utah

    Tuition discount, health, dental, vacation

  • Oct 17, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Salt Lake City, Utah

    403(b) is the 401k equivalent but for non-profits. They automatically put 3% into your 403(b) and match your contribution up to 3% (totaling 9%). Health/dental insurance through Cigna, HSA match.

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Perks & Discounts

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  • Free Lunch or Snacks
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Gym Membership
  • Commuter Checks & Assistance
  • Pet Friendly Workplace
  • Mobile Phone Discount
  • Company Car
  • CheckmarkCompany Social Events (13)
  • Travel Concierge
  • Legal Assistance

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