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Benefits

For information regarding your university benefits like health, dental, vision, and life insurance, please visit NESSIE Benefits.

The University Payroll and Benefits Service Center is located in Room 177 of the Henry Administration Building, which is located at 506 S. Wright Street in Urbana.

Also, Summary of Benefits by Employment Category offered to Faculty, Specialized Faculty, Academic Professionals, and Graduate Assistants states the different benefits beyond health insurance and how each group is covered.

Determining Your SURS Retirement Plan can help you decide which plan best suits your needs.

Benefit Coverage for Postdoctoral Fellows
Postdoctoral fellows, who are not eligible for health insurance benefits through the State of Illinois, will be able to request a standard level of reimbursement for premiums that will be consistent across all departments on the Urbana campus. The fellow must make their own purchase arrangements for insurance coverage from a carrier they find acceptable. The fellow will be reimbursed by their department using the reimbursement guidelines.

Postdoctoral Affairs Office website