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Supplemental Insurance Plans

Life Insurance

Provider: Anthem
Phone: 1-888-231-5032
Group no: 175028



Basic Term Life Coverage


Term Life







Union Members



Living Benefit: A 80% benefit to maximum of $56,000; based on diagnosed terminal illness with expected duration of twelve months or less.


Travel Accident AD&D (Cigna Life Insurance)


Faculty, Staff and Union: $100,000

In the event of your accidental death due to traveling on SCU business, your beneficiary will receive a benefits amount equal to $100,000. Partial benefits are payable to you if you lose your eyesight or a limb as the result of an accident. More information on Cigna Business Travel Insurance (PDF 660KB)


More information regarding the Santa Clara University Employee Term Life, Accidental Death and Dismemberment and Dependents Term Life coverage:


Underwritten by Genworth Life Insurance Company

Use Group ID: santaclara

and Access Code: groupltc

or call: 800 416.3624

Santa Clara University provides group voluntary Long-Term Care through CNA. This is an insurance program designed to provide benefits to assist with the cost of Nursing Home and/or Community Based Care required because an insured has a qualified impairment. Please see plan materials for details.

Who Can Apply?

  1. Regular full-time employees working a minimum of 20 hours per week, ages 18 and over
  2. Spouses and Domestic Partners ages 18 -75
  3. Extended family ages 18-75: parents, grandparents, siblings, children (including step and in-laws)




Long term Care video


Video Library

Employee Paid Pre-tax Cancer Protection Plan


American Fidelity

(800) 365-8306 Ext. 310



Santa Clara University provides a group voluntary Cancer Protection Plan through American Fidelity. This plan is a “money plan” that pays a predetermined dollar amount to the subscriber following screening, services and treatment associated with cancer. Please see plan materials for details.


Short-Term Disability


(877) 936-5340




60% of gross pre- disability earnings

Maximum Weekly Benefit


Minimum Weekly Benefit


Benefit Waiting Period

7 days


Integrated with sick leave

See Also

Plan Document, Self-Insured Voluntary & Paid Family Leave Benefit Plan for California Employees of Santa Clara University for Disability and Family Leaves Commencing on or after January 1, 2010 (PDF xxKB)


Taxation of Disability Coverage


Because the short term disability coverage is an employee paid benefit, any disability payments made to you will not be taxable. The long term disability coverage is an employer paid benefit and is available for employees at no cost; any disability payments made to you will be taxable

Please note: Consult your tax advisor for additional taxation information or advice.


Long – Term Disability


(877) 936-5340





66 2/3% of the first $15,000 of your gross Pre-disability Earnings, reduced by Other Income Benefits

Maximum Monthly Benefit


Benefit Waiting Period

1 year

Maximum Benefit Period

To age 65; graded

Minimum Monthly Benefit


Pension Supplement

10% to $1,000 per Benefit month


The long term disability (LTD) program replaces your income during times when you cannot work due to illness or injury. The coverage begins immediately, with you and Purdue each paying half the cost. The plan pays 65 percent of your base pay in the event of disability that lasts more than six months. A one-year pre-existing condition clause applies. More information regarding the disability program can be found on the Purdue Website.