Types of Insurance for Full-time Employees

“The employees of the Dallas County Community College District enjoy an outstanding benefits package, one that is comprehensive and also responsive to the needs of our employees.”
Medical Insurance (2 options)
Prescription 3-Tier Drug Plan       
Dental (3 options)       
Employee Life Insurance (4 levels)
Dependent Life Insurance
Mental Health Care
Short and Long Term Disability
Accidental Death/Dismemberment
Health Care Reimbursement Plan
Child Care Reimbursement Plan
Retirement Plan
457 Savings Plan
Tax Deferred Annuity Plan
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Family Medical Leave Military Leave
 Vacation/Staff: 12 days a year 
 Vacation/Administrators: 24 days
 Sick Leave/Staff & Administrators: 12 days a year
 Sick Leave/Faculty: 10 days a year
 Catastrophic Sick Leave
 Personal Leave Days (2 days per year)
 Holidays (18 days per year)
 Bereavement Leave
 Wellness Program
 Developmental Leave**
 Short and Long Term Sabbaticals**
 Faculty Leave Banking*
 Employee Education Credit Program***
 Professional Development Programs
 Court Appearances
 Workers Compensation
Birth, Adoption & Foster: 4 week paid leave***

*Only Full-time Faculty
** Only Full-time Administrator/Faculty
***Eligibility for some benefits may include waiting period.

Year 2018-2019 Medical Premium Rates

Full-time Employees/Retirees

Health Select of Texas   

You Only
$   624.82
$   624.82
$    0.00
You and Spouse
$   982.82
You and Children
$   864.52
You and Family

Employee Retirement System of Texas:

The Dallas County Community College District offers a comprehensive health plan administered by the Employees Retirement System of Texas. The full details of all health benefits are located at The Employees Retirement System of Texas web page.

Those employees eligible for the full list of benefits are Full-time faculty, administrators and professional support staff, (including temporary full-time). Credit adjuncts may be eligible for health coverage only under certain conditions.

Medical Coverage is effective on the 1st of the month after 60 calendar days of employment in a benefits eligible position. Effective dates vary on leave plans and other supplemental benefits.  Current Employees: please log in to myPortal for more benefits information.

Revised: 6.25.18 tmm