Benefits Overview

ALEX – Decision Support

ALEX is a virtual benefits counselor that offers tailored benefits advice based on your individual needs. The interactive tool explains information in simple terms, and helps simplify the benefits decision-making process. ALEX can help you choose the right benefit plan for you and your family. Click here to meet ALEX

Medical & Dental Plans

Purdue’s medical and dental plans are designed to promote good health and protect you and your eligible dependents from financial risks associated with medical conditions, illnesses, or injuries.

Reimbursement Spending

These plans allow employees to set aside pre-tax dollars by payroll deduction to pay for certain health and dependent care expenses, as allowed by the IRS.

Income Protection

Purdue provides short and long-term disability benefits to protect against income loss if you cannot work because of a qualifying illness or injury.

Life Insurance

Basic life insurance, personal accident insurance, and travel accident insurance benefits are provided at no cost; and supplemental life insurance is available through payroll deduction.

Retirement Plans

Purdue offers a 401(k) plan including an Employer Retirement Contribution to help prepare employees financially for the future.

College Saving Plans

Purdue offers a choice of two Section 529 Plans designed to help families save for future college costs.

Time Off

Benefits such as vacation, company holidays, and sick and personal time help you find the right balance between your work and personal life.

Your Work/Life Connection

Purdue offers a variety of programs and services to help you gain a better balance between work and life.

Commuter Benefits

Purdue encourages the use of public transportation at its Stamford headquarters by providing generous tax-free reimbursement.