Benefits Eligibility, Classification & Posting Requirements

Type Definition   Less than
1/2 time
(.5 FTE)
At least
1/2 time

but less than .75 FTE
At least
3/4 time

but less than 1.0 FTE
Full-time
(1.0 FTE)
 
Temporary An appointment
that may not
exceed 6
months in
duration
Benefits
Eligible?
No No No No
Classification
Required?
No No No No
Posting
Required?
No No No No
 Occasional An appointment
of any duration that
does not exceed
25% annual FTE
Benefits
Eligible?
 No  Not Applicable  Not Applicable Not Applicable
Classification
Required?
 No
Posting
Required?
 No
Limited Term* An appointment of 6 months to 3 years with a defined or anticipated end of funding or end of project timeline Benefits Eligible?  No  Yes – Retirement and Leave Accruals  Yes – Health & Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals  Yes – Health & Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals
Classification Required?  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Posting Required?  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal
Sponsor Funded Position** An appointment of 6 months to 5 years with a defined or anticipated end of funding or end of project timeline Benefits
Eligible?
No  Yes-Retirement and Leave Accruals  Yes-Health Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals  Yes-Health & Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals
Classification Required?  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Posting Required?  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal  Yes, unless named in Grant/Project Proposal
 Regular An ongoing position of at least 6 months in duration with no defined or anticipated ending date Benefits
Eligible?
 No  Yes-Retirement and Leave Accruals  Yes-Health Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals  Yes-Health Welfare, Retirement, and Leave Accruals
Classification Required?  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes
Posting Required?  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes

* Through Classification & Compensation

** Approved Through Sponsored Funded Liason