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The Baruch College Faculty Handbook

Human Resources Department

Last updated on 3/6/15

A fully trained staff is available to answer questions and provide information about employment, recruitment, time and leave balances, paychecks, contractual matters and benefits.

Health Plans

There are a variety of HMO plans, Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), and Point of Service (POS) plans offered to employees. More information can be found here:

Pension Plans and Tax Deferred Annuities

The City University of New York (CUNY) offers all full time faculty a choice of pension programs. The Teachers’ Retirement System (TRS) is a defined benefit plan, and the TIAA-CREF retirement program, is a defined contribution plan. Tax Deferred Annuity plans are also available through TRS, TIAA-CREF, and Halliday Research Corporation (HRC).

PSC CUNY Welfare Fund:


The Human Resources Department encompasses the Payroll Unit where questions may be directed concerning pay. Direct deposit banking is also available.

Director: Elizabeth Robinson
Location: 135 East 22nd Street, Room 202
Telephone:646 660-6590; 646 660-6591 (fax)
Hours: 9 am - 5:30 pm