Concordia Plan Services is the master benefit administrator for Concordia University, St. Paul and the Lutheran Church of Missouri Synod. University eligible employees working .75 FTE or more are eligible for benefits. Benefits are effective on the first of the month following the date of hire. Changes can be made to benefit elections during the initial enrollment period, annual open enrollment, or within 30 days or a life changing event. Contact Human Resources if you have any questions regarding the enrollment periods. Please reference the 2018 Benefit Summary Guide for specific eligibility.

Retirement, Wellness, and Additional Programs

Learn more about the opportunities to improve your personal well-being by referencing the 2018 Benefit Summary Guide.

Employee Assistance Program

Concordia University, St. Paul offers an Employee Assistance Program that is tailored to employee needs that range from Legal, Financial, to Child, Adult and Pet Care assistance. In addition to personal services, the E.A.P. also provides six face to face counseling sessions for individuals with a licensed mental or substance abuse professional. The E.A.P. is available to all Concordia Employees, their families, and university students. The program is 100% confidential and is available 24/7. To learn more, call 1-866-726-5267 or www.cignabehavioral.com  and log in using the Concordia Plan Services ID: lcms

2018 Health Plan Forms and Information

Paid Holidays

  • Christmas Break 2017: Friday, December 22, 2017 through Monday, January 1, 2018
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Monday January 15th, 2018
  • Good Friday: Friday, March 30th, 2018
  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 28, 2018
  • Independence Day: Wednesday, July 4, 2018
  • Labor Day: Monday, September 3, 2018
  • Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 22, 2018 & Friday, November 23, 2018
  • Christmas Break 2018: Monday, December 24, 2018 through Tuesday, January 1, 2019


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