The Faculty and Administrative plan is a 403(b), university funded retirement plan. Faculty and Administrative employees are eligible to enroll in this plan after 2 years of consecutive service, having worked at least 975 hours in each year. After you become eligible, Tulane will contribute up to 10% of your base salary. The percentage depends on your annual base salary amount. There are two steps to enroll in the Faculty and Administrative Retirement plan.
You may also schedule a one-on-one with Fidelity or TIAA-CREF representatives who can walk you through the process of establishing an account and provide guidance with the investment options. Contact information to schedule a one-on-one with Fidelity or TIAA-CREF may be found here.