Saint Anselm College is committed to providing a comprehensive benefit program as an integral part of each full-time employee's total compensation. The following summary highlights benefits available to you through your employment at the college.

New employees attend an orientation program during which employee benefit programs are explained in detail. The summaries furnished here are governed by the provisions of the applicable documents pertaining to various benefit offerings and may change at any time without notice.

If you have any questions regarding these benefits, please contact the Assistant Direct, HR - Benefits & Wellness at (603) 641-7346.

Health Insurance

  • HMO - Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • College/employee co-pay for premiums (74%/26% respectively)
  • Eligibility on the first of the month following 14 days of full-time employment

Dental Insurance

  • Northeast Delta Dental Insurance
  • Eligibility: first of the month following 30 days of full time employment
  • College/employee co-pay for premiums (74%/26% respectively)

Life Insurance

  • Basic Term Life and AD&D funded by the college, equal to one-and-one-half times annual base salary to a maximum benefit of $200,000
  • Supplemental life insurance program available
  • Eligibility on the first day of the month following thirty days of full time employment
  • Life Insurance Certificate (PDF/194KB)

Disability Income

  • Short term benefits available up to $7,000/month for first six months of disability, eligible following one year of full time service
  • Long term benefits available equal to 60% of base salary up to $7,000/month after six months of disability, eligible following one year of full time service
  • Long Term Disability Plan (PDF/150KB)


The College offers a 403b retirement program for all employees regularly scheduled to work 20 or more hours per week.

  • Tax deferred retirement annuity programs through Mutual of America or TIAA-Cref
  • Optional supplemental retirement annuity program, with  immediate plan participation available for personal contribution
  • The College contributes 7% of base salary, following two years of full time service
  • A time of service waiver is available for employees who have accumulated two years of full time service at an institution of higher education within the previous five years
  • Once an employee is eligible for College contribution, we will match 50% of up to 3% of your pre-tax contribution

Flexible Benefits

  • Pre-tax health, life, and dental premium contributions
  • Pre-tax spending account for out-of-pocket medical expenses
  • Child and/or Elder care pre-tax spending account

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Anthem EAP
  • Service provided free of charge to all employees
  • Up to four sessions of mental health counseling per issue
  • Financial, debt and legal counseling
  • Comprehensive website providing resources for child care, parenting, elder care, mental health, addictions, health tools, child or adult health, career development, workplace issues, financial, legal, moving, and much more.

Tuition Remission & Exchange Programs

The College offers a variety of tuition remission and exchange programs to its full time employees.  

  • Tuition discount program for eligible members of the employee's immediate family at Saint Anselm College
  • Tuition remission for dependent children at other colleges
  • Eligibility waiver if faculty member has met eligibility at another institution of higher education immediately preceding employment at Saint Anselm College.

Other Benefits

  • Coffee shop and dining hall discounts
  • Dana Center for the Humanities show discounts
  • College sports events
  • Library privileges
  • Fitness Center privileges
  • Intramural sports program
  • Summer sports camp discounts
  • Bookstore discounts
  • Auto/home insurance discounts through Liberty Mutual