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Let's Dive Deep Into Our Generous NSU Match!

Congratulations, Shark! All those years of hard work have finally paid off! It is now time to swim through the 401(k) Retirement Waters, and NSU is committed to making this transition as seamless as possible so that you can enjoy this new chapter of your life. Whether you're a seasoned investor or a retirement savings rookie, NSU has you covered with access to best-in-class retirement vendors, TIAA and AIG (VALIC). Let's dive right in!

When Am I Eligible to Start my Contributions?

Eligibility for non-matched contributions

If you are an eligible employee who is 21 years of age or older and working 19.2 hours or more per week, you can contribute to the NSU 401(k) Plan on a non-matched basis on the first of the month following your date of hire. 

Eligibility for the NSU Match

If you are an eligible employee who is 21 years of age or older and working 19.2 hours or more per week, you can receive the NSU 401(k) Match on the first of the month following your one-year anniversary. 

Retirement Providers

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Once you are eligible, NSU will match your contributions up to the first 4%! You can contribute more than 4% to your retirement savings account at NSU, but those contributions will not be matched. 

YOUR CONTRIBUTION NSU BASIC MATCH* NSU SAFE HARBOR MATCH NSU ADDITIONAL MATCH* TOTAL NSU MATCH TOTAL RETIREMENT SAVINGS
0 2% 0 0 2% 2%
1% 2% 1% 1% 4% 5%
2% 2% 2% 2% 6% 8%
3% 2% 3% 3% 8% 11%
4% 2% 4% 4% 10% 14%

The NSU Basic Match and NSU Additional Match are vested after 3 years of employment. Your contributions and the NSU Safe Harbor Match are vested immediately (subject to eligibility and participation).

Contributions to the NSU Retirement Savings Plan are not limited to the percentage of your salary that NSU matches.

You can contribute almost any percentage of your gross bi-weekly earnings you are comfortable with, up to the limits set by the IRS each year. Annual limits are generally set by the IRS each year in October for the next calendar year and are listed below for the calendar year beginning January 1, 2021, and ending December 31, 2021.

401(K) PLAN CONTRIBUTION LIMITS 2021 CALENDAR YEAR
Employee Limit (under age 50) $19,500
Employee Limit (age 50 and up) $26,000
Employee 457(b) Limit $19,500
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