Open Enrollment Ends Tomorrow

Due to the closing of the University last week, Open Enrollment is extended through TOMORROW, Thursday, November 10.  Any changes received after tomorrow will not be processed.  If you are unable to drop forms off in HR, please print and complete forms and email as an attachment to or fax to 973 408 3792.  All forms are located on the HR Intranet site.

Only 2 days left to:

  • Begin or re-enroll in a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Begin or re-enroll in a vision plan
  • Enroll in life insurance
  • Add or drop eligible family members
  • Add, drop or switch medical plans
  • Add, drop or switch dental plans  

2011 Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule

  • ½ Day, Wednesday, November 23
  • Closed, Thursday and Friday, November 24-25

***Payroll Deadlines***

To ensure that monthly paid faculty and staff are paid correctly, all paperwork, including stipends and new hire benefit enrollment forms, must be received in HR or Payroll no later than the dates shown below: 


  • November 18 for the November 30 paycheck
  • December 9 for the December 22 paycheck

HR and Payroll Closed

HR and Payroll staff will be involved in all-day Drew 360 (Banner) training on Nov 9, 1015, 16 and 17. Email and voice mail will be checked periodically, but note that it may take a couple of days before we are able to respond to your inquiry.  We appreciate your patience and regret any inconvenience this may cause.

Calendar of Events

New Staff Orientation:

  • Monday, Nov 14     9:00 – 11:30 am    Madison House, Room 104
  • Monday, Dec 5       9:00 – 11:30 am    Madison House, Room 104   

Open Enrollment                     

  • Ends Friday, November 11, 2011

Thanksgiving Holiday


  • ½ Day Wednesday, November 23
  • Closed Thursday and Friday, November 24-25

TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling Sessions (by appointment only*)         

  • Tuesday, Nov 29     9:00 am – 5:00 pm    Commons, Room 207

*To schedule an appointment with TIAA-CREF please call 1-800-732-8353

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