Human Resources

Retirement Savings Benefits

Please click on the links to the left to learn about your retirement benefits.

Here is an overview:

  • Basic Retirement Plan - Wesleyan makes retirement plan contributions on your behalf.    All Faculty who work at least half time (.5 FTE or more) and share  appointments for more than one year may participate.

  •  Supplemental Retirement Plan -  You make contributions to an account either on a pre-tax or after-tax basis.  
     All Faculty may participate.
     Plan Document

  •  Employer Matching Contributions - Wesleyan makes an additional contribution to the Basic Retirement Plan if you contribute to the Supplemental Retirement  Plan.    All Faculty enrolled in the Basic Retirement Plan may participate.

     Retirement Plan Erisa Statement

Benefit Disclaimer
Benefit summaries are provided for the convenience of Wesleyan employees. Employees are directed to read the relevant benefit plan documents. In the event of a conflict between the terms of any summary and the terms of actual plan document, the terms of plan documents will control. Except where prohibited by collective bargaining or other agreement, Wesleyan reserves the right to alter, modify or suspend any benefit at any time. While Wesleyan selects its benefit providers after thoughtful review, it disclaims responsibility for the ultimate performance of such providers.