Employee Assistance Program

Human Resources

Employee Assistance Program


The University provides an Employee Assistance Plan through The Standard. Employees are encouraged to seek confidential help in areas of work-life balance, personalized financial counseling and emergency travel assistance. The following services are available:


  • Work-Life Balance Assistance Program assists employees in finding solutions to the everyday challenges of work and home such as issues involving emotional and physical well-being; childcare and/or eldercare referrals; personal relationship information and counseling; legal consultations; financial planning and counseling; stress management, and more. To learn more contact 888-293-6948 or 800-327-1833 (TTY/TDD) or online at www.eapbda.com (for a user ID and password please contact the Human Resources Assistant for Benefits at x3369).


  • Emergency Travel Assistance for travel during business or pleasure, in the United States (at least 100 miles from home) or around the world. Services include: pre-trip assistance, trip assistance, medical assistance, legal assistance, emergency transportation services, and personal security services. Travel Assistance is provided through an arrangement with FrontierMEDEX, Inc. For more information contact 1-800-527-0218 (within the U.S.), at +1.410.453.6330 (Outside the U.S.) or online at www.medexassist.com/standard/standard1.aspx or operations@frontiermedex.com.

Brochures can also be obtained through the Office of Human Resources.