Retiree and Emeritus Benefits

Benefits Page for Kent State Retirement Web ImageUniversity faculty and staff members who hold RETIRED and/or Emeritus status from Kent State University are eligible for certain benefits.

In order to access these benefits without convenience, Retirees must have a Retiree Identification (ID) Card prepared by the FLASHcard Office at the Student Center. Emeriti must present documentation of Emeritus status of the FLASHcard Office to receive a special Emeritus designation. The ID card includes a picture, a bar code and indicates your status as retired faculty or staff member. The department from which you retire assumes the cost of this card. 

The following is a list of benefits and discounts* provided by various university departments. For specific details, please contact the individual department at the number listed.

Retiree and Emeritus Benefits Brochure (PDF)

NOTE: Retirees who worked at a regional campus should consult their home campus for information regarding additional benefits and services.