New Job Types at Some Colleges Would Offer Adjuncts Health Care

Colleges still don't have official guidance on how to determine whether their adjuncts work enough hours to be eligible for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, the new health-care-reform law.

But at least two institutions, the University of Central Oklahoma and the College of DuPage, in Illinois, have decided to offer health benefits to a small share of their part-time faculty members anyway.

A more-common response to the