Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) employees are provided an excellent benefits package.

Employer-Matched Retirement Plans

Paid Holidays

Alternative Work Schedules

  • Telecommuting Opportunities
  • Flexible Work Schedules

Voluntary Tax-Deferred Savings Programs

Leave Benefits

  • Annual Leave (paid vacation)
  • Sick Leave (paid sick time)
  • Compensatory Time

Longevity Pay

  • $20/month for every two years of state service

Free On-Site Parking

Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)

Texas Legal Insurance

Optional Add-on Benefits for Active Employees

Dental Coverage

Vision Insurance

Optional Life Insurance

  • Optional Term Life (Employees)
  • Dependent Term Life

Voluntary AD&D Insurance (Accidental Death & Dismemberment)

Texas Income Protection Plan

  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance

Discount Purchase Program


  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Limited Flexible Spending Account
  • Commuter Spending Account


Employee Benefits

Inquiries regarding employee benefits should be directed to Human Resources.

Email HR