Faculty Benefits

Many of Baylor's faculty benefits are run through the Compensation and Benefits Department of the Office of Human Resource Services. Other faculty benefits are codified as Baylor University Personnel Policies (check the "Faculty and Staff Benefits" section).

Here is information about some of the Baylor faculty benefits:

  • The Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Insurance
  • Retirement Income Plan
  • Tuition Remission at Baylor
  • Tuition Exchange Program
  • Leave pursuant to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Extension of time for tenure review based on FMLA leave. See Section III(F) of the Tenure Policy (BU-PP 704)
  • Other faculty perks include:

  • free parking on campus
  • 10% discount at the Baylor Bookstore with a faculty id card
  • dining privileges at the McMullen-Connally Faculty Center
  • free access to the McLane Student Life Center
  • the BearFit faculty/staff fitness program
  • subsidized admission to School of Music concerts, Baylor Theater productions and athletic events (reduced cost for football season tickets and free admission to all other sporting events with a Baylor faculty ID card). For information about athletic tickets, call the ticket office at 254-710-1000.

    The Benefit FAQ website is very helpful, but if you can't find the answer to your question, don't hesitate to contact the Department of Compensation and Benefits or your department chairperson.