Vesting 403(b) Retirement Plan

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Benefits eligible years of service, which will count for purposes of your vesting in the employer contributions, shall be in accordance with the following schedule:

Completed Years of Benefits Eligible Service

Vested Percentage
(Employer Contribution)

Less than 3 years


3 years or more



  • All employees are fully and immediately vested in the accrued benefits arising from employee contributions and rollover contributions
  • A year of service is earned for each year you are employed in a status USNH position, beginning with the date you make an elective contribution entitling you to an employer contribution