Our Benefits: Highlights

The University of Chicago employs people with a wide range of skills and training in many different disciplines and is continually looking for the finest employees. We also constantly work to ensure that the University remains a great place to work. We are committed to meeting the diverse needs of our faculty, staff, and retirees by:

  • Providing benefits that are affordable for both the University and its employees and retirees.
  • Ensuring, through regular reviews, that the benefits programs are competitive with those of our peer organizations and the marketplace.
  • Communicating about the benefit programs in a way that promotes a clear understanding of the value delivered.
  • Providing both technological solutions and personal service to meet the needs of our benefits program's participants.

 Our staff members enjoy many outstanding benefits and perks, such as:

  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Staff and faculty retirement savings plans
  • Tuition remission
  • Vacation, holidays, and other paid time off
  • Discount memberships to UChicago athletic facilities
  • Discounts on cell phones, computer hardware, and software

For detailed information on University of Chicago benefits, please visit the New Hire page.