Employee Policies Manual Policy Index

Life Insurance

Life insurance offers you and your family important financial protection. Wilkes University provides a $50,000 basic core life insurance plan for full-time employees.

Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) insurance provides protection in cases of serious injury or death resulting from an accident. AD&D insurance coverage in the amount of $50,000 is also provided to eligible employees as part of the basic core life insurance plan.

Full-time employees may participate in the life insurance plan subject to all terms and conditions of the agreement between Wilkes University and the insurance carrier effective on the first day of the month coinciding with or next following their hire date.

Details of the basic life insurance plan including benefit amounts are described in the Summary Plan Description provided to eligible employees upon their hire. Contact the Human Resources Development Office for more information about life insurance benefits.

Policy No. 317 Effective Date: 2/1/2004