You are eligible to participate in the Kettering University Retirement Plan after meeting the age and service requirements described below, unless you fall into one of the following categories of excluded employees. 

  • You are a nonresident alien and you received no earned income from within the U.S.
  • You are primarily a student enrolled in and attending classes offered by the University

Deferrals and Contributions

The University will make a contribution to your Retirement Plan defined contribution account based on your compensation deferral:

Participant Retirement Deferral                                University Contribution

As a percentage of Compensation                     As a percentage of Compensation

                   1%                                                                                 1%

                   2%                                                                                 2%

                   3%                                                                                 9%

Note:  Contributions are limited by IRS rules.

For more information, refer to the Kettering University Retirement Plan Summary.