Faculty/Staff Archive

  • Don’t Miss Out on Your 403(b) Retirement Plan Match

    Don’t Miss Out on Your 403(b) Retirement Plan Match

    Are you a faculty member approaching your first anniversary or a staff member approaching your second anniversary, or have you recently hit these anniversaries? You may wish to take a moment to review your current 403(b) contribution percentage and submit a new Salary Reduction Agreement Form to take advantage of the university match, if you are not already doing so.

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  • Summer Friday Flextime Program Guidelines

    Summer Friday Flextime Program Guidelines

    As the summer season approaches, we are pleased to announce the reinstatement of our summer flextime program, effective from the first week of June through the last week of August. Eligible employees are permitted to leave work three (3) hours in advance of their scheduled end of shift for six (6) Fridays, subject to the approval of the employee’s supervisor. Please see the program guidelines linked above for additional information regarding eligibility and scheduling.

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  • Galvin Library Welcomes New Head of Access Services

    Galvin Library Welcomes New Head of Access Services

    We are pleased to announce that Karen Cherone has joined Galvin Library as the new Head of Access Services. Prior to her arrival at Illinois Tech, she was the Senior Library Assistant at the Oscar Rennebohm Library at Edgewood College in Madison, Wisconsin.

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  • Timesheets Must Be Submitted Early Due to Memorial Day Holiday

    Timesheets Must Be Submitted Early Due to Memorial Day Holiday

    Due to the Memorial Day holiday, the time sheets for the period of May 12 thru May 25, 2024, for the pay date of May 31, 2024, must be submitted by 10 a.m. and approved by 4 p.m. on Friday May 24, 2024. Any time sheets that do not meet this deadline will be delayed in processing until the next pay period.

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  • BCBS Member Rewards Cash Incentives Available for Even More Procedures

    BCBS Member Rewards Cash Incentives Available for Even More Procedures

    Consider using the Member Rewards program to find the most cost-effective, high-quality location for your mammogram, colonoscopies, ultrasounds, CT scans, MRIs, even surgeries such as sinus surgery, knee and hip replacements, and cardiac surgery.

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  • TELUS Health May Features for Mental Health Awareness Month

    TELUS Health May Features for Mental Health Awareness Month

    This month, TELUS Health (formerly Lifeworks), Illinois Tech’s Employee Assistance Program, is highlighting Mental Health awareness month with webinars, articles in the Heartbeat Newsletter, and a mental health microsite called Promoting mental wellness to family and friends.

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  • Health and Emergency Assistance Services While Traveling Overseas

    Health and Emergency Assistance Services While Traveling Overseas

    If you’re traveling this summer, whether on university business or for personal reasons, you can feel secure knowing that our benefits plans have you covered.

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  • Hinge Health’s Free Services Are Expanding to Help Recovery From Smaller Joint Pain

    Hinge Health’s Free Services Are Expanding to Help Recovery From Smaller Joint Pain

    Hinge Health, Illinois Tech's digital exercise therapy partner, is expanding their services to include support for recovery for elbow, hand, wrist, ankle and foot joint pain. Services for these new programs will continue to be completely free for Illinois Tech's Blue Cross Blue Shield health plan members and their eligible dependents. Programs for back, knee, hip, neck, shoulder and other joint pain continue to be available as they have been.

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  • Now Available: Recording of Maximizing Your Other Benefits Presentation

    Now Available: Recording of Maximizing Your Other Benefits Presentation

    If you weren't able to attend the presentation earlier this month on all of the other great benefits available to you at Illinois Tech, you can now view the recording of the April 17, 2024, presentation. You can do so by visiting the Human Resources' Benefit Resources website. You will need to be logged with your Illinois Tech credentials to access the page.

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  • April Virtual Faculty Lounge: Student Learning Assessment on Wednesday

    April Virtual Faculty Lounge: Student Learning Assessment on Wednesday

    Faculty and staff are invited to join the Center for Learning Innovation for its final virtual faculty lounge of the semester on Wednesday, April 24. Learn about the institutional assessment processes on campus and how it affects you. Register and join colleagues for an update on the current focus and work of our Illinois Tech's assessment committees. Discuss new streamlined processes, upcoming fall events, resources, and how you contribute to systematically improve student learning on campus.

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