The People Connection - Human Resources

Elizabethtown College is a welcoming and engaging community of caring individuals who are passionate about our mission, “Educate for Service.” Human Resources proudly partners with the College in achieving its strategic goals and mission. We are dedicated to providing benefits, services, and programs to enhance the quality of life for our employees. It is our true commitment to provide proactive approaches that meet the human resources needs of a diverse college community.

Open Enrollment - Now through November 30th!

The open enrollment period for making changes to your medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, and for making flexible spending account elections to be effective January 1, 2019, begins Thursday, November 1 and ends on Friday, November 30, 2018. All benefit eligible employees must complete the online enrollment process by the close of business, Friday, November 30. All changes will become effective January 1, 2019.

*All employees are required to complete the 2019 Annual Enrollment on the Empliant website, even if you are NOT making any benefit elections or changes.

 CLICK HERE TO BEGIN OPEN ENROLLMENT!

**New Capital Blue Cross Identification Cards! Capital Blue Cross will convert the Elizabethtown College account to a BlueCard National Account effective January 1, 2019. This will necessitate a new Capital Blue Cross identification card, which will be mailed to you prior to January 1, 2019. The new identification card will display a new alpha prefix and group number. The change in group number does not affect your plan of benefits. Be sure to present your new Capital Blue Cross identification card to your providers for services rendered starting January 1, 2019.

Professional Development Hours for Staff and Administrators

Staff and administrators are allotted 10 hours per semester for professional development. The purpose of this benefit is to allow employees to attend campus events during the workday for professional and personal enrichment. Click here to learn more.

Paycheck Checkup

Due to the tax law changes that went into effect earlier this year, we are encouraging faculty, staff and student employees to complete a  paycheck checkup using the IRS online calculator. You will need your most recent pay statement and 2017 tax return to be able to use the online calculator.

If you have any questions, you can contact the HR/Payroll office at ext. 1213 or ext.1194. Please keep In mind we cannot give tax advice. Please contact your financial advisor or accountant for any questions relating to individual tax questions.

https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p5303.pdf

https://www.irs.gov/payments/tax-withholding