Upcoming Events & Webinars


Social Security for Married Couples - Tuesday, August 11 at 12 p.m. (ET)

Married couples can take advantage of strategies that may help to increase lifetime Social Security benefits. You can learn the basics about spousal benefits, understand the many variables involved in claiming strategies and how married couples can boost their benefits by coordinating the timing of their claims.

2020 Investment outlook – post corona-virus recovery - Tuesday, August 11 at 3 p.m. (ET)

Join us for a special webinar during which Robert C. Doll, Nuveen Senior Portfolio Manager and Chief Equity Strategist, discusses how the corona-virus health crisis has effected the investment landscape and economic recovery.

Retiring in the New Normal - Wednesday, August 12 at 3 p.m. (ET)

We all know how important it is to save for retirement. This presentation brings all of the risks to light so you have a better understanding of what you may be facing and what you can do about it, especially in this new environment.


Financial housekeeping for now and later - Thursday, August 13 at 12 p.m. (ET)

For many, the current health crisis has resulted in unique financial challenges. From dealing with reduced income to trying to figure out what to do with money you usually spend on gas or a vacation, this webinar will explore ways to help deal with a new personal financial landscape.

See the full details on this month’s webinars.



Athletic/Recreational Privileges



HawkFit is Saint Joseph's University preferred fitness instructors. There are packages available to faculty and staff on their website.  For more information visit their webpage!




The Sports Recreation Complexes are available for use at no cost to full-time and retired full-time faculty members, their spouses and dependent children (who qualify as exemptions as defined in the Internal Revenue Service Code).  Contact the Office of Campus Recreation for further information.


Partnerships and Programs

Saint Joseph’s University and the Freedom Valley YMCA have a partnership that provides employees of SJU the following benefits at any of the 41 area locations through the Freedom Valley YMCA network:

          • No new member joiner fee
          • 10% discount on monthly membership fee (for both continuing and new members)
          • Free consultations with a Wellness Coach
          • Free group exercise classes
          • Priority class and program registration
          • Free babysitting
          • No annual contract required

To obtain the benefits bulleted above, bring your SJU ID to your local Freedom Valley YMCA and mention the SJU/YMCA partnership.  That’s it!  Additional information can be found on their website at www.philaymca.org.