Texas Tech University

TTU Resources for Family & Inclusion

 

New Mother information:

Initiatives on creating a more mother-friendly workplace. The following are campus initiatives on rooms for breastfeeding mothers and parking for expectant mothers. 

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/EmpBenefits/MotherFriendly/
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/documents/BrkReqForNursingMother.pdf
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/parking/Resources/TPSHelps/ExpectantMother.php
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/parking/PDFsandDocuments/ExpectantMotherForm.pdf

Employee Leave options:

The following resources lay out the different types of leave offered by Texas Tech University. It also explains the Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA).

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/EmpBenefits/Leave/Index.php
http://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/empbenefits/leave/fmla.php

Employee Dependent Parking:

The following resource is a link that explains and allows full-time Texas Tech University System employees who have a valid TTU ePermit to request a free Commuter Satellite ePermit for dependents.

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/parking/informationfor/facultystaff/employeedependentparking.php

Employee Dependent scholarship:

The following link is to an Employee Dependent Scholarship that is available to the dependents of current, full-benefit eligible TTU/TTUHSC faculty or staff employees, or retirees who met particular requirements at the time of retirement. 

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/studentbusinessservices/resources/emp_dep_sch.php

Employee Discounts:

The following link is to a page with a list of employee discounts available to faculty and staff.

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/EmpBenefits/EmpDiscounts.php

Employee Insurance and Other Benefits:

The following link is operating policy for employee eligibility for insurance programs and other benefits.

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.05.php

Raiders Defending Life Scholarship:

The following is a link to the webpage of Raiders Defending Life. The organization is student-led. You can read more about their mission at the link below. 

https://www.facebook.com/RaidersDefendingLife/

Rec Center information:

Below is a list of link to the Texas Tech Recreational Sports website. Here, you will find information on summer camps for children as well as tuition prices. 

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/recsports/
https://www.depts.ttu.edu/recsports/specialevents/summercamp.php
https://www.depts.ttu.edu/diversity/ideal/camps_programs.php

TexFlex information:

The following is information on employee insurance benefits. 

https://texflex.spendingaccounts.info/fsa-faq.php#general 
https://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/EmpBenefits/CurrentEmpIns.php

Relevant Ops

Policy on Breaks for Nursing Mothers:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.46.pdf

Policy on Employee Working Hours:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.06.pdf

Policy on FMLA and Parental Leave:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.32.pdf

Policy on Early Return-to-Work, Alternate, and Light Duty Assignments:

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.39.php

Policy on Leave Without Pay:

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.43.php

Policy on Sick Leave and Sick Leave Pool:

http://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.44.php

Policy on Faculty Sick Leave:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP32.11.php

Policy on Faculty Leave of Absence:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP32.15.php

Policy on Employee Assistance Program:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP70.33.php

Policy on Faculty Development Leaves:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/op32.29.php

Policy on Modified Instructional Duties:

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/opmanual/OP32.35.pdf

Veteran Education Benefits:

The following links explain resources available to veterans at Texas Tech as well as exemptions and waivers available to them and their dependents.

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/studentbusinessservices/vet/milvetbenefit.php 

https://www.depts.ttu.edu/studentbusinessservices/vet/milvetexemp.php

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