Human Resources and Payroll

Benefits

 

Disability Program Summary

Classified:


• Classified staff employees hired on or after January 1, 1999 are automatically enrolled in the Virginia Sickness and Disability Program(VSDP).

Faculty:


• New faculty electing the Virginia Retirement System will be enrolled in the Virginia Sickness and Disability Program(VSDP).

• Faculty in the Optional Retirement Plan are automatically enrolled in a long-term disability plan through the Standard. After a 180 day waiting period, this benefit replaces 50% of your income up to a maximum of $6,000 per month. Mason pays the entire premium. Faculty may use leave to continue receiving pay during the waiting period.

This benefit went into effect July 1, 2017. Policy information will be available soon; until, then please review our Standard LTD FAQs .

Wage: (part-time)

• Part-time employees are not eligible for disability benefits at this time.