Benefits and Information for Emeritus Faculty

Benefits Overview

Emeriti Benefits

  • Northwestern e-mail account

  • Library privileges at Northwestern University and University of Chicago

  • Access to Northwestern IT computer labs

  • Access to university-discounted computer hardware and software purchase programs

  • Group health, dental and vision insurance options through Northwestern University: Status of Benefit Programs Upon Retirement

  • Discounts at numerous businesses in Evanston and Chicago: through WildCARD Advantage  

  • Use of campus and intercampus shuttle service

  • Tuition plan eligibility

  • Discounted parking on campus

  • Discounted membership in SPAC (Sports Pavilion and Aquatics Center)

  • Discounted tickets for on campus music and theatre performances

  • Discounted season tickets for NU sports events (football and basketball)

Continuing Education

Northwestern University provides a rich environment for continuing education.  Formal programs include:

Volunteering Opportunities

The following websites provide information about volunteer opportunities:

Senior Services

Details about municipal senior services in locations where the vast majority of Northwestern emeriti live can be found at: