Benefits & Pension Administration

Howard University provides you with a comprehensive benefits package designed to meet your needs and the needs of your family. Howard provides a range of diverse options, including medical, dental and vision coverage, Life Insurance, disability benefits and a retirement savings plan.

We also offer lots of additional benefits, including commuter benefits, an Employee Assistance Program, long-term care benefits, a group legal program and a host of other programs discounted for you just for being an employee of Howard University and Howard University Hospital.

Take some time to review the Howard Benefits information and find out more about the many options available to you by clicking on any of the links below!

Howard Benefits Information

Benefits Package*Added 09/03/14

Benefits Contacts for University, Hospital, and Retirees


Benefits professionals are here to answer your questions.

  • University:
    Office of Human Resources 202-806-1280

  • Hospital:
    HUH Benefits Office 202-865-6897 & 202-865-3631

  • Retirees for both the University and Hospital:
    Office of Human Resources 202-806-1280.
    Ask for your retirement counselor