Benefits

UUP has successfully negotiated an exceptional employee benefits package, including health insurance, prescription drug coverage, dental and vision benefits, disability insurance, sabbaticals and special study leaves, and grant funds for research, travel, and professional presentations. For information, follow the links below.

Health Insurance – Medical insurance and prescription Health Benefitsdrug benefits are defined in Article 39 of the current contract agreement. http://uupinfo.org/benefits/index.php

 

 

Vision benefitsDavis Vision – Vision care provider information and claim form are available online.

 

dental benefitsDelta Dental – Dental care is provided by Delta Dental. Website includes online provider directory search. Highlight sheet gives an overview of services for UUP members. Claim forms are also available online.

Emergency Travel Assistance – Access to emergency travel assistance for UUP bargaining unit members and their families, offered through the UUP Unum Provident life insurance benefit. To request an Assist America card, contact the chapter office uup@cortland.edu. For further detail about the program, click here to go to the Unum Provident Travel Assistance website unumprovident.com

Leaves – Vacation, sick leave, sabbatical leave, and other leaves are defined in Article 23 of the Contract. http://www.uupinfo.org/contract/text.html#art23

retirement benefits

Retirement Benefits – Resources for retirement planning http://www.uupinfo.org/benefits/retire.html

 

 

Grant Programs – Funding opportunities for professional growth, travel, research, study, etc. http://www.nysuup.lmc.state.ny.us/

Benefits Forms – Printable forms in PDF format http://www.uupinfo.org./benefits/forms.html

Benefits Contacts – Phone numbers and links for further information http://www.uupinfo.org/benefits/phone.html

Special Offers – Special discount offers for UUP Members http://www.uupinfo.org/benefits/offers.html

Alternative Health Provider Resource List – Compiled by SUNY Cortland Health and Wellness Interest Group – contact Mecke Nagel mecke.nagel@cortland.edu to request a copy

General information can also be obtained from the SUNY Cortland Human Resources Office, 301 Miller Building, Tel. 607-753-2302 – http://www2.cortland.edu/hr e-mail hr@cortland.edu