Benefits: AD, CD, RD
Resident Directors, Community Directors and Assistant Directors can choose between the Empire Plan and a variety of HMOs for Health Insurance/Prescription coverage. Comprehensive dental and vision plans are also available. Domestic partners and dependents are covered by benefits packages.
Resident Directors and Community Directors may live with one adult and any dependents. Domestic Partners may cover same or opposite sex partners with whom they reside and have a committed, long term relationship of mutual support, and for whom they have assumed long term financial responsibility or have mutual financial responsibility.
Resident Directors and Community Directors receive a furnished 1-2 bedroom apartment with free laundry facilities, free cable, free local and long-distance phone, and free high-speed internet. The only pets allowed on campus are fish in tanks up to 20 gallons.
First year Resident Directors, Community Directors and Assistant Directors accrue 1.25 vacation and sick days each month. Additionally, they are eligible for up to 12 holidays each year. Accrual rates increase with years of service.
Assistant Resident Coordinators, the Assistant Community Director, Resident Directors and Community Directors are provided a meal plan during the academic year.
Resident Directors and Community Directors are allocated one parking space. If they should have more than one vehicle, they would have to park the second one in general parking. Staff are responsible for the cost to obtain a campus parking permit.
Resident Directors, Community Directors and Assistant Directors can choose amongst New York State Teachers' Retirement System, Employees Retirement System, ING, MetLife, TIAA-CREF or VALIC.
We ask that new Resident Directors, Community Directors and Assistant Directors do not take classes during their first semester so they can become acclimated to the University and their position. Our union, United University Professions, offers a space available program which covers tuition for one classroom-based course (i.e. not an independent study) during each semester taken at a SUNY operated campus. Partial assistance for an additional course can be secured through the Tuition Waiver program (based on funding).
All Resident Directors, Community Directors and Assistant Directors automatically gain membership in a professional union, United University Professions.