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    Piedmont Natural Gas has restored service to campus this evening. As a result of the work performed today there will be detours on Faculty Row for both vehicles and pedestrians. Please use extreme caution and do not attempt to go around the barricades.

    Facilities and Piedmont Natural Gas personnel will continue working with the natural gas infrastructure on campus throughout the week. Service disruption is not anticipated, but could be possible. This work is being performed to make every effort to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment. 

    Dining services will resume standard operations for Sunday, January 22. We appreciate your patience today and apologize for any inconvenience.

Human Resources

Tax Sheltered Annuities

Voluntary Tax-Sheltered Annuities, provided under Section 403 (b) (1) or 403 (b) (7), are tax-advantaged retirement savings programs designed primarily for employees of educational, religious and charitable organizations. The employee's eligible contributions, made through salary reduction agreements, are sheltered from Federal and State income taxes (but not Social Security taxes) until an annuity is received or the contributions are withdrawn.

Tax-sheltered annuities available at UNCP include : TIAA-CREF, and Fidelity Investments (Beginning January 1, 2009).

N. C. Deferred Compensation Plan also offers a Section 457 (b) TSA plan. Prudential Retirement along with the State 401 (k) offers an employee contribution only plan.

Contact the Benefits Manager to obtain information regarding salary reduction agreement and maximum earnings allowance.