Contributions begin the first of the month following your hire date.
The contribution level is based on years of participation as follows:
Beginning January 1, 2007
Vesting requires five (5) years of participation. Please click here to enroll in the Defined Contribution Plan.
- You may allocate your and Temple's contributions between Fidelity Investments and
TIAA-CREF (Teachers Insurance Annuity Association & College Retirement
- Fidelity Investment offers a Fixed Fund through Metropolitan Life and various
mutual funds including Growth funds, Stock funds, Bond funds, Money Market
funds and Balanced funds.
- TIAA-CREF offers a Fixed Fund, a Real Estate fund, Stock fund, Money Market
fund, Bond fund, Social Choice fund, Global Equities fund, Growth fund, Equity
Index fund and Inflation-Linked Bond Fund.
To contact TIAA-CREF customer service, call 1-800-842-2888. For additional information,
you may also visit their website at www.tiaa-cref.org/temple.
To contact Fidelity Investments customer service, call 1-800-343-0860. For additional
information, you may also visit their website at www.fidelity.com/atwork.