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Benefits & Rewards

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Well-being is the foundation for a healthy and purposeful life. Access to preventive health care, tools to help you plan and save for the future, the space to take time off from work — it matters to you. And at Stanford, you matter as much as the work.

Explore Your Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

Our medical plans provide coverage for preventative care, preexisting conditions, prescription drugs, as well as mental health services.

Review the Health & LIfe Plans

Stanford Contributory Retirement Plan

Save now for life after work through your own investment and a generous contribution from the university.

Read more about the SCRP
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Time Off & Leaves

Stanford’s paid time off -- including vacation accrual, university holidays, disability leave, and paid family leave  --  helps you recharge your batteries, maintain your health, and care for your family.

View your paid time off options

Child Tuition Grant Program

Let Stanford help pay for the tuition for your child's undergraduate education.

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Plan & Secure Your Future

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Benefits and life events

Certain life events provide you an opportunity outside of annual Open Enrollment to change your benefits.

Change your benefits

Upcoming Events

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It's pretty "sweet" to be connected with Stanford! Check out the best perks and rewards of being affiliated with Stanford.