Links of Interest
External Agency/Website
Phone Number
Description
American Century Investments
1-800-345-3533
One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies
Bethlehem Teachers Federal Credit Union
610-691-0041
The credit union affiliated with Lehigh University
Blue Card Network
1-800-962-2242
Capital Blue Cross participating medical providers in US, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands.
Capital Blue Cross (CBC)
1-800-962-2242
Lehigh University's medical carrier
Ceridian Benefit Services
1-877-799-8820
Lehigh University's Flexible Spending Account carrier
Davis Vision
1-800-999-5431
Lehigh University's vision carrier
Employee Assistance Program - Integrated Behavioral Health
1-800-395-1616
Lehigh University's employee assistance carrier. Select "EAP/Work Life" then select Work-Life Resources. Then enter Username and Password (contact Human Resources at extension 83900 for this information).
Express Scripts
1-866-383-7420
Lehigh University's prescription carrier (formerly Medco).
Fidelity
1-800-343-0860
One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies
Integrated Behavioral Health - Employee Assistance Program
1-800-395-1616
Lehigh University's employee assistance carrier. Select "EAP/Work Life" then select Work-Life Resources. Then enter Username and Password (contact Human Resources at extension 83900 for this information).
Keystone Health Plan Central (CBC)
1-800-669-7061
Lehigh University's HMO medical carrier administered by Capital Blue Cross
Liberty Mutual

610-398-9800

Extension 51476

An insurance company that provides automobile and homeowner's insurance on a payroll deduction plan.
Lincoln Financial Group
1-800-423-2765

Lehigh's Short Term Disability benefit administrator. Select Option #1 and use policy number ATP-01-0159790 when initiating a claim.

Lehigh Valley Association of Independent Colleges (LVAIC)
610-625-7888
Group of local colleges and universities that belong to an association that provides tuition benefits to eligible faculty and staff.
Northampton Community College Center for Business & Industry
1-877-543-0998

A series of professional and management development programs designed to strengthen the workforce and increase performance, productivity, and motivation.

PA Dept. of Labor & Industry

717-787-5279
State goverment agency that administers labor regulations within Pennsylvania
Social Security
1-800-772-1213
Government agency that administers social security and disability benefits
Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association-College Retirement Equities Program (TIAA-CREF)
1-800-842-2776
One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies and the main company for the retirement program Lehigh contributes to for eligible faculty and staff.

Temporary Employment

     HTSS, Inc.

     Integrity Personnel

 

610-432-4161

610-433-3500

Lehigh University has contracts with these two employment agencies to provide temporary workers, as needed. See related Policy.
Travel Services
866-502-1924
Travel Leaders (formerly Carlson Wagonlit) is Lehigh University's travel services provider.
United Concordia
1-800-332-0366
Lehigh University's dental carrier

US Department of Labor

610-776-0592
Government agency that administers wage and hour laws
Vanguard Group
1-800-662-2003

One of Lehigh's 403(b) investment companies

Internal Office/Website
Phone Number
Description
Bias Response Protocol   To assure that incidents of bias can be accurately reported and that victims or witnesses of bias are supported, Lehigh University has established the Bias Response Protocol (BRP) and Bias Response Team. The BRP creates a clear way to report suspected bias incidents so they can be investigated and addressed, if appropriate, using the existing educational and disciplinary channels.
Council for Equity and Community A group to create an environment where all members of campus work together, transcending racial, cultural, and other boundaries, to build a stronger community and create a richer environment for all.
Diversity: Our Commitment to Inclusiveness The Lehigh community is devoted to creating a rich educational experience and committed to creating an environment where we all learn, work, and live together, transcending racial, cultural, and other boundaries.
Employee Relations Advisory Committee A committee that is strongly committed to a proactive stance in advising the President, through the Vice President for Finance and Administration, on matters of policy and programs pertaining to employee relations.
Ethics and Compliance Hotline

Any member of the Lehigh community may anonymously and confidentially report concerns regarding ethical or compliance concerns. Reports can be made online or via a toll-free number.

Faculty and Staff of Color Network  

 

The Faculty and Staff of Color Network offers support and resources to aid in the recruitment, retention, and promotion of faculty and staff of color on Lehigh's campus.

Harassment Information & Resources
610-758-3270

Official intake point for formal harassment complaints against faculty and staff, and subsequently engages in fact finding investigations with a co-investigator.

Health Center
610-758-3870
The Student Health and Wellness Center exists primarily to treat students. The Center occasionally arranges vaccination clinics that are available to the entire campus, usually through an outside vendor. Information about these events will be posted both on the University announcements and the Health and Wellness Center’s website.
Lehigh University's Strategic Plan Advancing our intellectual footwork by developing a strategic framework for the future.
Lehigh's Core Values The university's enduring tenets.

LGBTQA Services

LGBTQA Faculty/Staff Affinity Group Flyer

610-758-4126
LGBTQA Services provides support, education, and advocacy to create visibility and improve campus life for sexual/affectional minorities, gender-variant individuals and LGBTQIA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, and Ally) students, staff, faculty, alumni and community.
Ombudsperson Office
610-758-3156
Serves as a neutral, independent, confidential, and informal conflict resolution resource for all members of the Lehigh community.
Sustainability Initiative 610-758-3976 Lehigh University has made great strides over the years to weave sustainability into our academic and operational processes. In April 2012, Lehigh University adopted its first Campus Sustainability Plan to advance the integration of environmental stewardship, social equity and economic responsibility into our intellectual footprint.

 

 

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