Residency Program: Stipends and Benefits

UW Appointment Contracts, Stipends, and Benefits Information

Please visit the Prospective Residents and Fellows section of the UW GME website for the most recent information.

Summary of Benefits

Insurance Benefits

Shared Cost

  • Medical Plan including Vision (employee and family)
  • Dental Plan (employee and family)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Professional Liability (limited to residency training activities)

Optional Employee-Paid

  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Long-Term Disability
  • Discounts on Auto & Home Insurance
  • Retirement Investment Fund

For additional information contact the UW Benefits Office or read the UW Summary of Benefits for Residents and Fellows available on the UW GME website.

Other Benefits

University Paid

  • Three weeks vacation/year and one day/month accrued sick leave
  • Educational leave and authorized travel expenses
  • Annual book fund
  • Limited on-call meals
  • UW CareNet

Optional Employee-Paid

  • Voluntary Investment Plan
  • Washington State Deferred Compensation
  • Dependent Care Assistance Program
  • Priority Child Care Spaces
  • Sick Child Care
  • U.S. EE Savings Bonds
  • Credit Union
  • UPASS Reduced-Cost Bus Pass for Metro and Community Transit and Extensive Commuter Program
  • Husky Card - Access campus-wide services: libraries, Academic Computer Center, sports and cultural events, Intramural Activities Center and Waterfront Activity Center