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Benefits Summary

The College is pleased to offer the following benefits and programs to eligible members of the faculty and professional staff: access to comprehensive health and prescription drug coverage; continued health and prescription drug coverage…

Business Travel Accident Insurance

Faculty and professional staff are eligible for insurance coverage while traveling on pre-approved College business, as described in the Business Travel Accident Insurance Plan. Group Business Travel Accident Insurance Summary Plan Description This Summary…

Child Care Center

The College Hill Children's Center was established at its 417 Frederick Street site in 2008 after being on campus for several decades. The Center is located in a beautifully renovated tobacco warehouse within walking…

City Life

The College offers City Life, a neighborhood housing program. City Life consists of three programs: Mortgage Guarantee, Settlement Assistance and Curb Appeal. For complete information, visit the City Life website.

Dental Plan Coverage

This Summary Plan Description describes dental coverage available through the Franklin & Marshall College Group Health Plan (the dental coverage is described herein as the "Group Dental Plan" or the "Plan"). This Summary Plan…

Discounts Available to Faculty and Staff

Various discounts are currently offered to members of the College's faculty and professional staff: · Faculty, professional staff, retired members of the College community, and eligible family members may qualify for discounted rates on…

Education Benefits for Employees and Dependents

The College offers education assistance benefits (tuition reduction) to: eligible faculty, professional staff, and retirees through Tuition Remission, and the eligible dependents (spouse or same-sex domestic partner and children) of faculty, professional staff, and…

Emeriti Retirement Health Plan

This document provides a summary of the College’s Emeriti Retirement Health Plan (“Emeriti Plan”) which was effective January 1, 2013. The Emeriti Plan and the information below does not apply to: faculty and professional…

Employee Assistance Program

To contact the Employee Assistance Program, call (877) 622-4327 or review a brochure by clicking here: Overview. This Summary Plan Description describes the Employee Assistance Program benefit available under the Franklin & Marshall College…

Flexible Spending Accounts Plan

The Flexible Spending Accounts Plan includes the Medical Expense Reimbursement Account and the Dependent Care Account. This Summary Plan Description describes the Flexible Spending Accounts Plan available through the Franklin & Marshall College Group…

Foreign Business Travel Services

Several services are provided to College employees traveling abroad for approved College business, including travel advisories/pre-trip assistance and information; emergency medical referrals while abroad; limited theft insurance; coverage equivalent to Worker's Compensation insurance 24…

Frequently Requested Phone Numbers and Websites

If you have a change of address or change to other contact information, promptly update your address and phone number through ‘Inside F&M’. COBRA (Temporary Continuation of Health and/or Dental Coverage): Ceridian Benefits Services:…

Group Life Insurance Plan Summary Plan Description

This Summary Plan Description describes the life insurance coverage available under the Franklin & Marshall College Group Insurance Plan and Flexible Spending Account (life insurance coverage is described herein as the "Group Life Insurance…

Health and Prescription Drug Coverage, and HRA

This Summary Plan Description describes the health, prescription drug, and vision care coverage available to eligible employees and retired employees of Franklin & Marshall College (“the College”) through the Shared Services Health Plan (the…

Health and Wellness Programs

Fitness and Recreation Activities--The office of Athletics & Recreation coordinates various fitness classes, intramural sports programs for students, faculty, and professional staff, and other recreation activities on campus. Personal fitness trainers are also available…

Holiday Schedule for Professional Staff

The following College holidays have been approved for the 2014 - 2015 academic year: Independence Day: · Friday, July 4, 2014 Labor Day: · Monday, September 1 , 2014 Thanksgiving Break: · Thursday, November…

Long-term Care Insurance - Discounted Rates

MedAmerica/ Highmark Blue Shield offers full-time and part-time faculty and professional staff; retired employees of Franklin & Marshall College; and eligible family members (including the spouse or "care partner", children, parents, in-laws, siblings, and…

Long-term Disability Insurance

This Summary Plan Description describes the Franklin & Marshall Group Long-term Disability Insurance Plan (the "Plan"), effective as of July 1, 2013. This is not part of your Certificate of Insurance. It is required…

Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage Notice

Full-time faculty and professional staff: If you are employed by Franklin & Marshall in a full-time, benefits-eligible status, you, and your spouse or same-sex domestic partner if applicable, are not required to enroll in…

Notice: "CHIPRA" Special Enrollment Rights

Premium Assistance Under Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) If you or your children are eligible for Medicaid or CHIP and you’re eligible for health coverage from your employer, your state may…