Financial wellbeing entails successful management of finances, including monthly expenses, giving, and planning for the future. The following resources can help eligible faculty and staff improve their financial health.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

WSU’s EAP now offers free financial counseling services, as well as a comprehensive work-life website that includes resources, articles, webinars and e-learnings, financial calculators, legal documents, and self-search provider databases for eldercare, childcare, and more. Employees can access all of these services any time by visiting the web portal (contact HRS for the Organization code at or 509-335-4521). A legal or financial counselor can be reached any time by calling 1-888-728-1408.

Medical Savings Accounts

Medical Savings Accounts can help defray the cost of healthcare services for employees and their families. Eligibility for medical savings accounts depends on which medical plan the employee is enrolled in; for more information visit the FSA HSA Comparison web page.