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Here you will find timely notices of interest for faculty and professional staff, updates about benefits and policies, reminders about upcoming deadlines, health and wellness news, and more. Visit this site regularly to read the latest news shared among faculty and professional staff.

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Inclement Weather Info

Where to get info about severe weather notifications and associated pay procedures.


Your Retirement Savings

Now is a good time to evaluate your retirement savings. During 2014, most individuals can contribute up to $17,500 to their retirement account.  Those age 50 or older by 12/31/2014 can contribute an additional $5,500.


Open Enrollment, November 4 - December 2

The College's annual Open Enrollment period will begin November 4 and end December 2.  During Open Enrollment, you can make changes to your health, dental, and Flexible Spending Accounts elections that you generally cannot make at other times during the year.


TIAA-CREF Reminder

A representative from TIAA-CREF will be on campus on the dates listed below to conduct individual retirement counseling sessions with interested members of the faculty and professional staff. Please call TIAA…

Mid-year Check-in

For supervisors, managers, and department chairs... Now is a good time to meet, privately, with each of your staff members to check progress against his/her objectives for the current academic year. …

Timesheets for Salaried Employees

Exempt, salaried professional staff employees will use online timesheets for recording sick and vacation time.


Mandated Reporters Notice

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In order to help provide a safe, secure, and welcoming learning and working environment for all, Franklin & Marshall has adopted a Mandated Reporters policy.  The College’s policy designates all faculty…

Controlling Your Health Care Costs

The cost of a medical procedure can vary by hundreds or thousands of dollars from provider to provider or facility to facility.vUse Highmark’s online tool to compare the cost of various health care services, providers, and facilities.


Emeriti Retirement Health Plan Meetings

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The College will sponsor two Emeriti Retirement Health Plan information sessions for faculty and professional staff (no RSVP is necessary): Tuesday, October 22, 2013, Woods Room, 2nd floor of the Alumni…

Invest Some Time in Your Retirement Planning

Eligible members of the faculty and professional staff may save for retirement through tax-advantaged accounts administered by TIAA-CREF.