Summary of Benefits

Each employee is a valued member of the Mount Mercy University family, and we care about their success and well-being. Mount Mercy provides a generous, customizable, and affordable benefits package.


  • 401(k) plan (with match)
  • Flexible spending account
  • Holidays & additional days off 
  • Vacation, sick, and volunteer leave 
  • Tuition remission/exchange programs


  • Dental 
  • Vision discount
  • Health (with multiple plan options)
  • Term life (with basic dependent life insurance option)
  • Basic accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) 
  • Voluntary life (for dependents)


  • Parking
  • Library use
  • Wellness programs
  • Community garden access
  • Use of fitness/wellness centers 
  • Employee development sessions
  • Entry to all Mustang athletic events
  • Olson Marriage & Family Therapy Clinic services