Temporary & Student Employee Voluntary Benefits
The University of Kansas provides the following voluntary programs for student and temporary employees:
- Charitable Contributions: You can setup automatic payroll deductions to support United Way, the KU Endowment Association and Community Health Charities. Please visit Charitable Contributions for more information.
- Voluntary 457 Deferred Compensation Retirement Plan: If you are interested in participating in a voluntary 457 deferred compensation retirement plan, please review the KPERS 457 Savings Program by visiting Voluntary Retirement Plans, or call 1800-232-0024 for additional information.
- 529 Education Savings Plan: If you are interested in planning and investing for higher education costs for your child, grandchild, friend, spouse or even yourself, please refer to LearningQuest » for information about the 529 Education Savings Plan.
If you choose to participate in any of the above voluntary benefit programs, you will need to contact Benefits email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 785-864-4946 when your employment ends to ensure that the deductions are canceled timely and are not-restarted if you resume employment at a later date.