Life & Work Events

Leaving the University

Before leaving your employment with the University, there are a few steps you should take. Additional actions may be required by your department or supervisor.

  • Log in to Workday using your CNetID and password to update your new mailing address, if applicable.
  • Contact the University of Chicago Credit Union with your new mailing address if you are a member.
  • Return your University key(s), pagers, campus card, and any other University property to your departmental administrator on your last day on the job.

Find out more information on how your Benefits are impacted if you leave the University before age 55 or after age 55.

Benefits Upon separation

The Benefits Upon Separation document assist employees who are terminating or retiring from the University. The document contains information explaining how Retirement, Health, Welfare and Tuition benefits will be affected when a Faculty or Staff member leaves the University. 


For more information about your eligibility to continue your medical and dental coverage and/or Health Care Flexible Spending Account participation, visit COBRA Continuation of Coverage.