First 2017 employee benefits fair set for Aug. 1


The first of two employee benefits fairs will take place on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. in Providence Hall, West Social Room. The second fair will take place on Aug. 30.

Annual benefits enrollment provides benefit-eligible employees the opportunity to start, change or end benefits which become effective Oct. 1, 2017, with the exception of medical and dependent care reimbursement plans, which begin Sept. 1, 2017.

All eligible employees making changes must enroll online in order to change benefits. Current benefits will carry over with the exception of Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), which require enrollment each year.

All full time employees will be able to complete enrollment through Web Advisor under Benefits Enrollment. Employees wishing to make changes will need to adhere to the following deadlines:

  • Staff employee enrollment period (includes Deans and Administrators) begins Aug. 1
    • Deadline to enroll is Aug. 8 by 11:59 p.m.
  • Faculty enrollment period begins Aug. 30
    • Deadline to enroll is Sept. 7 by 11:59 p.m.