Human Resources

Benefits - Phased Retirement Program


September 1, 2019 - November 28, 2019

The open enrollment period for tenured faculty who wish to enter the Phased Retirement Program (the "Program") beginning in the 2020-2021 academic year is September 1, 2019 through November 28, 2019. Participants must attend a meeting in Human Resources and review enrollment materials by November 28, 2019.

The Program is available only to full-time tenured faculty members if, by August 1, 2020, 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 ORP, as applicable.

Interested faculty are strongly encouraged to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 from 10am-11am in the Administrative Annex Training Room (AD 1002). To register for a session or to receive enrollment information, email kennedyk@uncw or call Kelly Kennedy at 23006.

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