Benefits

  • The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), as a University System of Maryland institution and a Maryland State agency, provides a comprehensive benefits package to all regular employees. The Office of Employee Benefits is responsible for providing consultative services to employees on the variety of benefits programs available; assisting with retirement options including planning, enrollment, and changes/adjustments; administering the USM tuition remission program; and assisting with health insurance enrollments.

    As an employee, you are eligible for a wide range of benefits including health insurance, state retirement and educational benefits for you and your children.