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Long-term care insurance
University faculty and staff who work 20 or more hours per week, as well as VRS and ORP retirees under age 75, are eligible to apply for Genworth's long-term care insurance from Sept. 16-Oct. 11 for coverage effective Dec. 1. 

Winter closing
VCU will be closed from December 23, 2019 – January 3, 2020. Employees are required to use three days (24 hours) of leave to cover time away from work on 

  • Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019

  • Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020

  • Friday, Jan. 3, 2020

Alex for VCU
This is the new interactive benefits counselor for faculty members and University and Academic Professionals. Have a chat with ALEX about health coverage, flexible spending, retirement benefits, life insurance and disability coverage by visiting myALEX from your computer or mobile device.

In a COVA health plan?
New health benefit plan updates take effect on July 1. See all plan update details at VCU HR Benefits.

Thinking about taking leave?
The maximum leave carryover limit will go into effect on January 9, 2020 for University and Academic Professionals. Is your leave balance above the maximum carryover limit? View your leave balance at myVCU and work with your manager to take leave.

Making it real

As the premier urban, public research university in Virginia, VCU’s mission is to advance knowledge and student success. Recruiting and retaining a progressive and diverse faculty, staff, and senior leadership with the skills and talents to advance quality teaching, learning, research and creative expression supports our mission. Learn more about VCU’s leadership, history and Quest for Distinction strategic plan.

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