Loyola University Maryland

Office of Human Resources


*NEW* FY24 Open Enrollment Starts on Monday, April 24, 2023 and ends on Friday, May 5, 2023! Click HERE or read the Benefits Open Enrollment Flyer!

Loyola's community of faculty, staff, administrators, students, and alumni are a diverse set of gifted individuals who collaborate with, and challenge each other. We encourage each other to realize Loyola’s vision for the future and to live by our core values. You are strongly encouraged to join the University in exploring and pursuing opportunities to serve the Loyola community and to grow personally and professionally.

Eligibility for coverage under the various benefit plans is based upon your employment category. Enrollment in benefits, including health insurance, is not automatic. To view your benefits, select one of the following Benefits at a Glance:

Benefits at a Glance for Regular full-time, core and half time staff and administrators
Benefits at a Glance for Full-time and four-fifths-time faculty

Benefit Eligibility

Questions about your eligibility? Learn more about what benefits you are eligible for here.

Benefits Enrollment

View benefit enrollment, flex credits, make life change requests, and premium information. 

Learn more about benefits enrollment at Loyola

Health and Wellness

Loyola offers comprehensive health and wellness benefits including medical, dental, and vision benefits. Eligible employees and faculty can also take advantage of flexible spending accounts, life and disability insurance, and wellness support. Familiarize yourself with your options by reading the benefits described in the Summary of Employee Benefits

Learn more on health and wellness at Loyola


The Loyola University Maryland 403(b) Retirement Plan offers employees an opportunity to make voluntary tax-deferred contributions to a tax-deferred retirement account with TIAA. The University will contribute to this account once eligibility requirements have been met.

Learn more about retirement at Loyola

Summary Plan Descriptions

This page includes summary plan descriptions for benefits.

Learn more about the summary plan descriptions at Loyola


Loyola offers comprehensive paid holidays, vacation, and sick time, along with generous accrual rates. 

Learn more about leave at Loyola

Lactation Accommodation Policy and The Mother's Room

The Mother's Room was established to support working families at Loyola University Maryland. This room is a quiet, peaceful space to let a nursing mother express milk for her nursing child.

Learn more about the Mothers' Room at Loyola

Tuition Remission

Loyola offers comprehensive tuition remission benefits for staff, administrators, and faculty. 

Learn more about tuition remission at Loyola

Employee Assistance

Employees with job-related issues or concerns, who need an interpretation of University policies, workplace mediation, or conflict resolution services may request confidential assistance through the office of human resources

Learn more about employee assistance at Loyola

Perks and Discounts

Learn more about additional perks/discounts offered to Loyola employees, including gym membership discounts, entertainment ticket discounts, car insurance discounts, and more.

Learn more about additional benefits at Loyola

Workers Compensation

Learn more about procedures when an employee, including a student employee, suffers illness or injury during the course of his/her job duties.

Learn more about workers compensation at Loyola

This website provides a summary of the benefits available. The University reserves the right to modify, amend, suspend or terminate any plan at any time, and for any reason without prior notification. You will be notified of any changes to these plans and how they affect your benefits, if at all. The plans described on this website are governed by insurance contracts and plan documents, which are available for examination. We have attempted to make explanations of the plans on this website as accurate as possible. However, should there be a discrepancy between this website and the provisions of the insurance contracts or plan documents, the provisions of the insurance contracts or plan documents will govern. In addition, you should not rely on any oral descriptions of these plans, since the written descriptions in the insurance contracts and plan documents will always govern.