American University Defined Contribution Retirement Plan

American University offers this plan as part of workplace benefits. Now is a great time to understand what is offered - think about taking advantage of any opportunities to save and invest for the future. 
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You can contribute 1%, 2%, 3%, 4% or 5% of your basic salary to this plan. The university will make a matching contribution equal to twice your contribution, up to a maximum of 10% of your basic annual salary. For example, if you contribute 5% of your basic annual salary to the plan, the university will contribute the equivalent of 10% of your salary on your behalf.
Participation in the Retirement Plan is open to eligible faculty and staff members who have one year of service.
Contributions to this account will be 100% vested immediately.

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