Adding to the family

VCU is committed to supporting employees who are growing their families by providing resources, like this planning guide to help navigate benefits and resources for this chapter in life. 

This guide is intended to serve as a resource for VCU faculty and staff who are adding children to their families. This guide provides a general framework  and timetable for planning and  completing employment and benefit actions. .  This guide is not intended to cover every possible scenario, but provides helpful tools and resources for this exciting new journey. If you have any questions after reviewing this guide we encourage you to reach out to your department HR contact for assistance. Unsure who your HR contact is? A list of HR contacts can be found here

The content in this guide applies only to university employment and benefits.  If you are simultaneously employed by another VCU-related entity (including but not limited to VCU Health, VCU Dental Care, or MCV Physicians), separate employment and benefits provisions apply to that employment. Please connect with the HR department of your other employer for details about leave and benefits processes applicable to that employment.

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