Board Policy 2.3.1

Retired Staff Services

Policy

The Board of Trustees of St. Clair County Community College wishes to acknowledge the dedication, knowledge and experience of its staff members who retire from the institution. In order to encourage continued involvement in College activities the Board believes that these individuals merit special encouragement and assistance. The administration is authorized to establish procedures to accomplish the above goal.

Administration

  1. For the purposes of this policy, retired staff members are identified as those employees who have worked as a full-time employee at St. Clair County Community College for ten or more years, are retired from the institution, and are collecting MSPERS benefits. These staff members and their spouses and dependent children will receive special consideration for selected programs and services offered by the College as set forth in paragraph 3 below.
  2. Eligible retired staff members and/or their spouses and dependent children must
    demonstrate their eligibility prior to receiving any special consideration.
  3. Retired staff members and/or their spouses and dependent children will be entitled to:
    a. Inclusion on the college mailing list for announcements and invitations to college
    activities.
    b. Free admission to cultural and public affairs programs conducted by the College to
    the extent available to full-time staff.
    c. Free admission to athletic events.
    d. Borrowing privileges for materials in the Learning Resources Center’s circulating
    collection.
    e. A scholarship as provided in Public Act 5 of 1980, for enrollment in non-credit
    courses provided there are a sufficient number of tuition-paying students to cover
    instructional costs. The College reserves the right to exempt certain courses in
    whole or in part.
    f. A scholarship as provided in Public Act 5 of 1980, for enrollment in college credit
    classes provided there are a sufficient number of tuition-paying students to meet
    minimum class size standards. The College reserves the right to exempt certain
    courses in whole or in part.
  4. Retired staff members and/or their spouses and dependent children will be required to pay
    all fees that full-time staff must pay.

Approved by Board of Trustees – February 21, 1985, effective February 22, 1985
Revised: October 15, 1992
Revised: January 8, 2009