Human Resources

Other Benefits

UMatter Health & Wellness

The University offers programs that promote employees’ life-balance, health, and wellness. Participation in the Health and Wellness initiatives is subject to the eligibility requirements of each program. View Page


Good nutrition is essential to a healthy lifestyle. Chartwells, the University’s food vendor, offers multiple on-campus dining options making wholesome eating convenient and delicious.

Falcon Foods

Student Activity Center

Boost your mood, maintain a healthy weight, reduce risk for certain disease, manage stress, promote sound sleep and have fun doing it. The Student Activity Center offers a myriad of opportunities for physical activity.  Programs are either low cost or no cost to University employees.

Student Activity Center

UMatter Resources

Need help charting your wellness course? Resources are available to help you find wellness from a holistic perspective.

Employee Assistance Program

Ability Assist

Beneficiary Assist

Estate Guidance

Funeral Planning and Concierge Services

Travel Assist-Identify Theft

BCBS Health & Wellness Resources

Other Personal Benefits

Athletic Events

Employees may attend all campus athletic events free of charge upon presentation of a UM identification card.

Montevallo Athletics

Bookstore Discounts

Discount for employees varies depending on the item at Freddie’s Books and More.

UM Bookstore

Dining Options

There are several places to dine on campus ranging from traditional fare to sushi. Food service is available to all UM employees at considerable savings.

Dining Services

Concert and Lecture Series

Employees are encouraged to take advantage of the annual Concert and Lecture Series, which, along with other plays and concerts provided for free or for a nominal charge, afford employees unusually broad cultural opportunities. Check the calendar often for upcoming events and shows.


Employees, spouses and dependents have library borrowing privileges from the campus library.

UM Library

Military Leave

Service employees serving in voluntary military units are allowed up to 21 days of leave with pay to attend required training.

Military Leave