Adoption Assistance Program

The Adoption Assistance Program is provided to assist employees with qualified adoption expenses such as adoption fees, court costs, attorney fees and other related expenses. Eligible expenses are those directly related to the legal adoption of an eligible child.

Reimbursement Amount

You can be reimbursed up to $5,000 per adoption for qualifying expenses. Should you adopt a second child, you can be reimbursed an additional $5,000. There is a $10,000 lifetime maximum.

Eligible Adoption Expenses

Examples of qualified adoption expenses include:

The following are examples of ineligible expenses:

Claims Process

Claims must be submitted through ISU. Visit the ISU Benefits website for plan information and instructions on how to file a claim.