University Resources, Operations and Policies

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    Unemployment Insurance


    Policy Statement

    Unemployment insurance is a New York State Department of Labor program. It provides compensation to qualified workers during involuntary periods of unemployment.


    Reason for Policy

    This policy outlines the guidelines relating to unemployment insurance for applicable Adelphi employees.


    Who Is Governed by this Policy

    Faculty and Staff


    Policy

    Employees are covered by Unemployment Insurance, which is entirely paid for by the University. It is available to eligible former employees, and can be applied for through the Department of Labor of the State of New York. The Department of Labor of the State of New York determines eligibility for benefits and the amount and number of payments received. The former employee must contact the New York State Department of Labor to apply for unemployment benefits.


    Definitions

    This policy does not have definitions associated with it at this time. Upon periodic policy review this area will be evaluated to determine if additional information is needed to supplement the policy.


    Procedures

    If a supervisor is asked whether an employee is eligible for, or would receive, unemployment benefits or if the Department of Labor contacts the supervisor, either over the telephone or in writing, the supervisor should refer the person to the Office of Human Resources.

    Supervisors may be asked to attend an Unemployment Hearing, when necessary.


    Forms

    This policy does not have forms associated with it at this time. Upon periodic policy review this area will be evaluated to determine if additional information is needed to supplement the policy.


    Related Information

    This policy does not have related information at this time. Upon periodic policy review this area will be evaluated to determine if additional information is needed to supplement the policy.


    Policy Owner

    Maria Birch
    Talent Acquisition Specialist
    Levermore Hall, Room 203
    p – 516.877.3227
    e – birch@adelphi.edu

    Secondary Contact                                                              

    Anthony Maldonado
    p – 516.877.3223
    e – amaldonado@adelphi.edu


    Document History

    • Last Reviewed Date: April 16, 2018
    • Last Revised Date: April 16, 2018
    • Policy Origination Date: Unknown

    Who Approved This Policy

    Jane Fisher
    Director of Employment, Employee and Labor Relations

     

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