Providing employees with a benefits package designed to meet needs of employees and their families, from health, vision, and dental plans to retirement plans and more.

Important Health Coverage Facts

  • Benefits coverage begins:
    • New Fulltime Faculty begins August 1, for those who start at beginning of fall semester and per staff schedule for those hired at any other time.
    • New Benefited Staff begins the 15th or first day of month based on start date.
  • Two legally married EKU employees on the same policy, with no dependents, receive 100% of their coverage paid for by EKU for the HIGH PLAN
  • New Faculty benefits run from August 1st to June 30th
  • Benefits for non-returning faculty end on June 30th
  • Returning faculty are covered year-round and pay for all 12 months of benefits through deductions from their 20 pay periods
  • Should you leave employment with EKU during the year, your benefits end on the date you terminate employment with EKU
  • In months where bi-weekly paid employees receive three (3) paychecks, deductions for insurance coverage (other than healthcare) will not be withheld from one (1) of those paychecks
  • Changes to benefits only allowed when employee has qualifying event.

See Benefits Guide for more details - Call your HR Consultant with any questions

Employee Benefits

The materials below are for the current benefit year 2014 only.

Benefits Guide 2014
Employee Benefits Update 2014
Benefits Guide 2013
Employee Benefits Update 2013
Summary of Benefits and Coverage
CHIP Notice
HIPAA Privacy Notice

Employee Resources

Benefits Frequently Asked Questions
HR Info Line Videos
Employee Sick Leave Bank
Financial & Retirement Resources
Small Steps, Big Rewards
Express Scripts Updates
UC Health no longer in Anthem's provider network
Delta Dental High Option
Delta Dental Standard Option
Delta Dental - Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body
Delta Dental - Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body Enrollment Form
Delta Dental - Healthy Mouth, Healthier Baby
Employee Assistance Program Brochure
FSA Benny Card PIN
FSA Eligible Medical Items
Health Reform Update: List of Preventive Services
Provider Links
Sponsored Dependent Regulation


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