MUST DO FOR “SOON TO RETIRES” – Meeting Friday 4/8 @ 10:00 AM in CBM 113

Dear Soon to Retires:

Mary Greisinger, Mark McKernin and will hold a general information session on the provisions in the agreement for soon to retires this Friday, 4/8 @ 10:00 AM in CBM 113.

We will then need to set up individual appointments with you on Friday and Monday to run through your specific options. A sign-up sheet will be available at the 10:00 this Friday. Please make sure you attend and meet with us asap, because the agreement stipulates that all decisions must be made by Friday 4/15.

The pertinent language is pasted below.

Thanks in advance for your attention to and help with this matter.

All the best,

Sophia

Sophia Mihic, Professor
Philosophy and Political Science
NEIU/UPI 4100 Chapter President

Soon to Retire

1. UPI Members who will retire by December 2016, and have signed an irrevocable intent to retire, will be exempt from the Sacrifice Days.

a. To qualify, BU members must have an irrevocable intent to retire on file in HR or file one before April 15, 2016.

2. For UPI Members who will retire by December 2019, and have signed an irrevocable intent to retire, Sacrifice Days will not reduce salary below 2014-2015 earnings, to not impact four consecutive years of earnings. Individual meetings with the UPI and NEIU will be held to review earnings and impact.

a. To qualify, BU members must be on the intent to retire list by the signing of this Agreement. NEIU and UPI agree to verify the accuracy of the current list.

b. BU members must have an irrevocable intent to retire on file in HR or file one before April 15, 2016.