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Employee Benefits

Full-time, regular employees of Georgia Highlands College are offered several benefits.  As an employee of a member of the University System of Georgia, most benefits are provided by or coordinated through the Board of Regents.  Use the links below for more information about benefits or visit .

Questions about benefits can be directed to the OneUSG Connect – Benefits Call Center at 1.844.5USGBEN (1-844-587-4236) or online at

Important Information

Healthcare plan enrollment requires certifications:

  • Employees who enroll in a USG healthcare plan need to certify their and their dependents(s) (age 18 and older) tobacco use status. Tobacco Users will be charged $100 per month, per person for using tobacco products. A cessation option is available.
  • Working Spouse Surcharge

To learn more about specific benefits please visit the University System of Georgia Human Resources – Benefits page

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