The University of California offers a wide array of high quality benefit plans from which to choose. These include comprehensive health and welfare insurance plans, a generous pension plan, and optional retirement savings opportunities.
Benefits packages for faculty and staff are based on job classification, the nature of employment and the number of hours worked.
UC offers a valuable Total Rewards package. To see the value of your total compensation, use the Total Compensation calculator(link is external).
Learn more about benefits eligibility.

Benefits and Privileges

  • Academic Benefits and Privileges (APM Section 710) (link)
  • Benefits Information for New Employees (link)
  • General Benefits Information (link)
  • Overview of UC Benefits for Tenure-Track Faculty (link)
  • Retirement Services (link)
  • The UC Faculty Family Friendly Edge (link)
  • UC Disability Benefits (link)
  • UC Family Friendly Policies (link)
  • UC Mortgage Origination Program (MOP) (link)

Work/Life Balance Initiative

  • Family Accommodations Reporting/Certification Form/Request for Teaching Replacement (pdf)
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Family Friendly Policies (link)
  • UCR Work/Life Balance Initiative (pdf)

Additional Resources

  • Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (link)
  • Lactation Accommodation Program (link)
  • Reduced Fee Enrollment (link)
  • UCR Employee Discounts (link)
  • Wellness Program (link)