University Privileges for Retired Faculty and Staff

Special privileges are extended to University of Memphis retirees to encourage and facilitate their work and personal contacts with other University faculty and staff.

ID Card Information

Employees who retire with at least ten years of University service may retain University ID cards which can be updated to reflect retiree status. Identification cards provide access to the following:

  • Free 'general' parking permit
  • Free use of recreational facilities
  • Use of University libraries
  • University store discount


Educational Benefit Information

Employees who retire from the University are eligible to participate in the Staff Scholarship, subject to regular University of Memphis admission requirements; and Spouse/Dependent Discount programs based on years of service.

  Less than 10 Years of Service 10 Years or More of Service Form
Staff Scholarship Not Applicable Up to six (6) undergraduate or graduate hours per regular semester at no charge. PDF
Spouse/Dependent 50% discount for up to 24 months following the retirement date. 50% discount for up to 5 years following the retirement date. PDF


Contact University Benefits Administration at 901.678.3573 if you have any questions.