An array of voluntary benefits are available through a variety of vendors for employees and faculty members for their personal use.
Through an arrangement with the Temple University Alumni Association, Liberty Mutual offers discounts for personal auto and homeowners insurance (discounts and credits are available where state laws and regulations allow and may vary by state). For more detailed information, click here.
When traveling for business or personal use, Temple employees can now take advantage of great car rental discounts offered through a customized rental program with Enterprise Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental. For more information on this program, please visit the University’s automobile rental website at www.temple.edu/controller/travel/CarRental.html or call 1-800-847-3722.
Temple University offers on-campus banking options for employees:
- PNC BANK
PNC’s WorkPlace Banking is a program of special offers and enhanced benefits to help guide your financial achievement. Get savings and rewards on banking services, technology tools to help you bank how and when you want, and convenient access to your funds with the option of direct deposit of your paycheck into a PNC checking account. There are several PNC ATM’s located throughout campus and a convenient branch at 1908 Liacouras Walk. Philadelphia, PA 19122. For more information, click here to visit the University’s PNC website.
- Philadelphia Federal Credit Union (PFCU)
For more information visit their website at https://www.pfcu.com or stop the branch located in the Howard Gittis Student Center at N. 13th St. and W. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA19122.
Zimride is a private website that helps Temple's students, staff, and faculty share a carpool in the Greater Philadelphia area. By sharing rides you not only save yourself cash but you can help save the environment by cutting the carbon emissions from the ride in half or in thirds depending on how many people ride with you. For more information, please visit the Temple University Office of Sustainability’s website at:http://sustainability.temple.edu/topics/transportation/carsharerideshare
University employees can enjoy a 18% discount from Verizon Wireless on monthly access fees and a 25% discount on cellular accessories. For more information on this program, please visit the University’s Office of Telecommunications website at https://computerservices.temple.edu/mobile-employee-personal-use.
As part of the University's corporate agreement with Verizon, current Temple University faculty and staff can take advantage of discounts on a FiOS Triple Play Bundle. Save up to $120 per year on your Verizon FiOS TV, Internet, and Home Phone Service. For more information, click here.
The University has established a corporate wellness program with the Sporting Club at the Bellevue. Through this program, full-time employees may join the Sporting Club at the Bellevue and pay reduced membership dues. For more information, please contact member services at the Sporting Club at the Bellevue at 215-985-2160 or visit their web site at www.sportingclubbellevue.com.
Identity Theft Protection
ID Watchdog offers a comprehensive identity theft protection program. Services include Comprehensive Identity Monitoring, Credit Monitoring, Monthly Credit Score Tracking, High Risks Transaction Alerts, and a wide variety of other service. The cost is $8.95/month for employee and $16.95/month for employee and dependents. To enroll, go to http://identitybenefits.com/?code=Temple. For more information please call them directly at 1-866-513-1518.
Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) provides veterinary pet insurance policies to cover medical problems and conditions related to accidents and illness for dogs, cats, birds and other exotic pets. Coverage helps pay for services like surgeries, lab fees, treatments and prescriptions. Enroll online at www.petinsurance.com/affiliates/Temple_npr or call 1-800-USA-PETS.
International SOS provides assistance to faculty, staff and students who travel overseas. For more information, click here.
A national and local merchant employee discount Web site. Get access to discounts at over 28,000 merchant retailers. Register now by clicking on www.perksatwork.com. You will need to create a username and password if this is your first time accessing this site. Note: your accessnet credential does not work in this site. If you do not have a company email address, use code: templediscounts