State Short Term Disability Income Plan
The State Short Term Disability Income is provided for each full-time permanent employee at no cost after one year of employment. After a 60-day qualifying period, benefits can begin on the 61st day of disability. Long Term Disability Income is available after five years of non-temporary service.
Colonial Life Short Term Disability
Through Colonial Life, non-temporary employees may choose an optional short term disability plan which provides disability benefits due to accident or illness.
Note: Premiums are paid by the employee.
Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Workers’ Compensation Insurance covers employee accidents qualified as work-related injuries at no cost to the employee. Liability under the Workers Compensation Act applies to injuries or death on or off campus while on the job.