Benefits Summary

Benefits are an important component of the total compensation package here at Hampshire College. We offer a wide array of benefits, including comprehensive medical insurance coverage, retirement plans, employer paid life insurance, and generous time off.


Employees working at least half time with an appointment of six months or longer are eligible for our benefit program

Health and Wellness

Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts (FSA and HSA)

Employee Assistance Program

Retirement Plans

Tuition Benefits

Summary Annual Reports


Benefits Advisory Committee

Information about the Benefits Advisory Committee can be found on the Intranet.

This website is intended as a general overview of Hampshire College benefits plans only. Every effort has been made to summarize these programs accurately. In all cases, the actual provisions of each benefit plan will govern if there is any inconsistency between this site and Hampshire's formal plans or contracts.

Employee Benefits Webinar

On Tuesday, November 1, 2022, there was an informational webinar with the College's insurance brokers, Brown & Brown. If you were unable to join us for the webinar, you can watch the recording below.