The College of Saint Benedict and the Order of Saint Benedict (Saint John's University, HMML, Liturgical Press, Saint John's Prepatory School) are committed to maintaining close ties with their retired faculty and staff. As a result, the following assistance and privileges are available to those who have retired:
The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University now provide faculty and staff email address after they retire. This policy is designed to help retirees stay in touch with their friends and colleagues and the CSB/SJU community as long as it is used. You will still need to contact a service provider for your local connection.
Services available to those with retiree accounts include
During a retiring person's exit interview, Human Resource will ascertain whether the retiree wishes to continue usaging his or her CSB/SJU email account. If so, HR will notify IT Services.
Retirees are encouraged to delete old messages and files from their mail folders. They should also unsubscribe from any unwanted mailing lists before leaving campus. Retirees are automatically unsubscribed from all current CSB/SJU employee lists except for the Bulletin Board. Those who wish to unsubscribe their accounts from the Bulletin Board should use the following instructions: https://sharepoint.csbsju.edu/itservices/kb/Pages/email_distlists.aspx.
Those who wish to forward their email to another account can do by following the directions in Forwarding your email. Retirees who have documents on their home directory (M drive) that they wish to keep should follow the instructions for burning their files to a CD: https://sharepoint.csbsju.edu/itservices/kb/Pages/misc_xpburn_xp.aspx.
Retirees are expected to comply with all institutional policies regulating the use of technology. This includes, but are not limited to, policy identified in Terms and Conditions for the Use of Information Technology.
Purchase of Computers
Computers and other computer hardware can be purchased from the IT Computer Store located in the IT area at Saint John's.
St. John's Abbey Cemetery
A new Saint John’s Abbey “cemetery ministry” has expanded the burial opportunities at Saint John’s to faculty, staff and retirees (inclusive of spouses) for both the College of St. Benedict and St. John's. A discounted price is offered, based on years of service. Both traditional in-ground lots and cremation niche walls are available in the new cemetery located adjacent to the current monastic section on the southwest side of campus. For more information, go to www.saintjohnsabbeycemetery.org; or contact the Cemetery Office staff at 320-363-3434 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.