Standing Order 103. Special Provisions Concerning Officers, Faculty Members, and Employees of the University

103.8: Death Benefit

Upon the death of any Officer, faculty member, or regular employee of the University, or Officer or regular employee of the Corporation, who has been employed a minimum of six months, a sum equal to the salary of the deceased for one month will be paid to the person or persons in the first of the following categories in which there is a survivor: legal spouse or domestic partner; child or children; parent or parents; or siblings. If there is no survivor in any of the foregoing categories, the benefit will be paid to the estate, or if there is no estate, to the individual designated as the beneficiary of the deceased's University-paid life insurance policy. This payment is in addition to any other benefit provided under a pension or retirement plan in effect for the deceased person.

Includes amendments through January 15, 2004