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HRS adds new faculty, SPS orientation sessions

August 1, 2013

Photo of file folders for insurance, dental/medical, receipts, etc.NIU faculty and Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) hired with an effective date of Aug. 16, 2013, face a deadline of Monday, Aug. 26, to enroll for State of Illinois benefits.

Employees who fail to complete the required forms within the 10-day period will be defaulted into the state’s Quality Care medical and dental plans. Their eligible dependents will not be covered.

Regular orientation sessions are held from 8:45 a.m. to noon every Monday.

Human Resource Services has added three orientation sessions for the Aug. 26 benefits enrollment deadline:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 7: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 14: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 21: 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Orientation sessions are held in Training Room 178 in the HRS Center for Diversity Resources. The HRS building is located at 1515 W. Lincoln Hwy. (Route 38), just west of the water tower. Parking is available, and new employees who do not have their permits yet can obtain temporary permits from HRS staff prior to the sessions.

For more information, call (815) 753-6000 or email [email protected].