Benefit Summary

Below are the  Summary Plan Description’s (SPD) describing employee and beneficiary rights, benefits, and responsibilities under the Health & Welfare and Retirement plans in understandable language. The SPD’s include such information as:

  • Plan’s requirements regarding eligibility and enrollment
  • Description of benefit plans
  • Exclusions and limitations
  • Procedures regarding claims for benefits and remedies for disputing denied claims
  • Statement of rights available to plan participants under ERISA
  • COBRA continuation provisions

The following links are to the SPD’s for the Tulane University.

  • Health and Welfare Plan for All Benefits Eligible (excluding Medical Residents) - being updated
  • Health and Welfare Plan for Medical Residents
  • Faculty and Administrative Retirement 403b - University and Employee Contributions - being updated
  • Staff Employee Retirement 403b - University Contributions - being updated
  • Tax Deferred Annuity Plan 403b - Employee Contributions








Tulane University and the Jeanne Clery Act

Tulane University is committed to assisting all members of the community in providing for their own safety and security. 
Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, and more information on the Jeanne Clery Act is available on the TUPD website.

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