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Ready for a fresh start?
tobacco-free-badge-300x300.jpgMiami is excited to announce a new tobacco cessation program being offered this fall.
Return to Regular Business Hours
Oxford, Middletown, Hamilton and VOA, will return to regular business hours Monday, August 21, 2017.
Join us this fall for Fitness 4 Life
Our Fitness 4 Life program consists of Phillips Hall 113 fitness center and a group fitness schedule at no cost to all Miami faculty and staff.
Meet Karen Wilson, Director of Benefits and Wellness
karen-wilson-150x175.jpgThe new director of Benefits & Wellness, Karen Wilson, joined the HR team on June 19, 2017. The last several weeks, Karen has been getting acclimated with her staff and the campus, while working with Miami University’s benefits and wellness programming.
Enhancing Your Retirement Savings
clock-200x200.jpgAll employees are eligible to participate in Miami University’s Supplemental Retirement Benefit Program. Miami offers 403(b) tax-deferred plans, a 457 tax-deferred plan, and a Roth 403(b) post-tax plan.
July Wellness Highlights
What do hydration, meditation, and spinning have in common?
Accept the Hydration Challenge
h2o-728x247.jpgStay healthy by staying hydrated. Participate in the WAY TO GO H2O hydration challenge! Drinking adequate amounts of water has been shown to increase energy levels, brain function, and metabolic rate along with several other benefits.
Aching Back or Joints?
knee-arthritis-728x497.jpgListen as experts talk about proper joint and back care.
Classified Personal Leave Conversion Schedule
For classified staff (who are employed as of July 1, 2017), we convert part of your accrued sick leave time (using the conversion schedule below) to personal leave hours. You can use these personal leave hours for whatever you would like, making these hours less restrictive than sick leave time. We determine your personal leave hours each year at the beginning of the payroll period that includes July 1.