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Well-being resources

Well-Being Resources Tool

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    Home & Family
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    Financial Benefit

The University provides reimbursement for certain adoption and surrogacy arrangement expenses up to a maximum of $5,000 per child.

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    Arts, Social & Community

The Princeton University Art Museum contains a permanent collection and special exhibits and hosts guided tours, gallery talks, symposia, lectures, and special programs.

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    Arts, Social & Community

Season tickets for varsity football, basketball, and hockey games are available at the Jadwin Gymnasium Ticket Office. Many other events are free.

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    Financial Benefit

Through the University's affiliation with the New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA), employees working at least 20 hours a week are eligible to apply for automobile or homeowner's insurance with the New Jersey Manufacturers Insurance Company (NJM).

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    Home & Family
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    Financial Benefit

The Bright Horizons Back-up Care Advantage Program provides faculty and staff with back-up care when there are temporary disruptions in one’s child, adult, and/or elder caregiving arrangements that would otherwise prevent fulfilling work obligations.

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    Health Wellness

Best Doctors is a healthcare resource that provides confidential access and medical advice from the world’s leading physicians. This free program helps participants make informed healthcare decisions with greater confidence and ensures patients are getting the right care.

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    Arts, Social & Community

From retail to residential dining, to private events, catering and hospitality, University Services provides many options and services.

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    Health Wellness
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    Arts, Social & Community

Faculty and staff and their families can purchase recreational facility permits for a small fee to use theUniversity recreational facilities, including swimming pools, gymnasiums, tennis courts, and fitness center.

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    Financial Benefit

CAPTRUST is an independent investment advisory firm that provides confidential investment and financial advice to participants in the Princeton University retirement plans.

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    Health Wellness

Castlight is a confidential and personalized healthcare tool, accessible online or through a mobile app.

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    Home & Family
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    Financial Benefit

Princeton University provides access to an excellent child care center on campus for faculty, staff, students, and community.

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    Financial Benefit
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    Personal Development

The Children’s Educational Assistance Plan is a tuition grant for half of your eligible child’s tuition and mandatory fees up to an annual maximum amount defined by the University.

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    Arts, Social & Community

Each fall, local residents join Princeton faculty, staff, and students for Community and Staff Day, a celebration of sports, entertainment, and community.

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    Arts, Social & Community

Princeton University’s Community Auditing Program (CAP) enables members of the community, high school graduates ages 18 and above, to audit, or sit in on, University lectures as listeners, on a non-credit basis for $200 per cours

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    Arts, Social & Community

Each spring, the annual Communiversity Arts Festival brings the University and the town of Princeton together for a day of performances, food, games, and fun.

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    Travel & Commuting

The Commuter Benefits Program allows faculty and staff to deduct monthly public transportation commuting expenses pretax from their pay.  

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    Personal Development

Faculty, staff, and eligible dependents can enroll in Princeton’s Program in Continuing Education to attend most Princeton courses for advanced training.

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    Flexibility & Time Off

Regular pay continues for time spent as a subpoenaed court witness when reporting to work on any day or part of a day when excused.

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    Flexibility & Time Off

In the event of a death in the staff member’s immediate family, leave of absence with pay may be granted for up to three days.

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    Financial Benefit

The Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (DFSA) allows faculty and staff to set aside money pretax to pay for childcare expenses for dependent children 12 years and under.