Human Resources

Benefits - Phased Retirement Program


September 1, 2015 - November 25, 2015

The open enrollment period for tenured faculty who wish to enter the Phased Retirement Program (the "Program") beginning in the 2016 - 2017 academic year is September 1, 2015 through November 25, 2015. Participants must attend a meeting in Human Resources and review enrollment materials by November 25, 2015.

The Program is available only to full-time tenured faculty members if, by August 1, 2016, they:

  1. Have at least five years of full-time service at UNCW;
  2. Are age 62 or older for members of the Teachers' and State Employees' Retirement System (TSERS) or 59 ½ or older for participants in the Optional Retirement Program; and
  3. Are eligible to receive retirement benefits through either TSERS or the ORP, as applicable.

Interested faculty are strongly encouraged to attend an informational meeting on September 23, from 10 - 11:00 a.m. in the FSC Topsail Island Room or October 1, from 2 - 3:00 p.m. in the Watson Ed Room 331. To register for a session or to receive enrollment information, email or call Patti Hale at 962-2033.

Important Dates
Eligibility Work Sheet
Application Instructions
Application & Reemployment Agreement
General Release
Employee Benefit Information
Plan Summary