Benefits Office

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.5106
Fax: 412.396.2236

Donna V. Steed
Assistant Director Human Resources - Benefits

Lisa Yakelis
Assistant Benefits Manager

Katie Bordone
Benefits Assistant II

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Appointments preferred

Duquesne is committed to a comprehensive benefits program to protect employees health and wellness.

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Benefits Overview

Benefits News

Open Enrollment is Here! 

Open Enrollment began April 13, 2015 and will end at 11:59 p.m. on Friday May 22, 2015. Changes made during that time will become effective July 1, 2015. Please note that Medical Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Health Savings Account, and Vacation purchase elections do not carry forward - they must be renewed each year. 

Review the 2015-2016 Benefits Booklet

Know Your Numbers is Back! 

Learn more here

Get the most from your medical benefits!

Cigna and UPMC offer resources through their websites to compare pricing on services that may apply toward your deductible. View the pamphlets below for details on how these tools can save you money!

Cigna Cost Comparison Tool UPMC Cost Comparison Tool

DUFlex Benefits

Duquesne University offers a comprehensive benefits package designed to provide a variety of choices to best fit your needs and the needs of your family. Benefits offered include medical, prescription, dental, vision, medical spending accounts, dependent care spending account, life, accidental death and dismemberment, and long term disability.

Review the 2014-2015 Benefits Overview Booklet below for additional information including price tags.

Healthcare Reform News

The Health Care Reform Marketplace Notice is now available. Paper copies were sent via campus mail on October 1, 2013. For full updates on how the Affordable Care Act will impact the University, visit DORI