Benefits News and Events

Open Enrollment

Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff

Open Enrollment for 2015 Benefits is November 1, 2014-November 15, 2014.

2015 Benefits Changes for Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff

Open Enrollment Informational Meetings for Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff

Merit Staff

Merit Staff Open Enrollment for 2015 Benefits is now through December 1, 2014. There is no open enrollment for Merit Dental Insurance in 2015.

2015 Benefits Changes for Merit Staff

Open Enrollment Informational Meetings for Merit Staff

House Staff

House Staff Open Enrollment for 2015 Benefits is November 1, 2014-November 15, 2014.

House Staff Benefits

Retired University of Iowa Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff

Open enrollment for 2015 Benefits is November 1, 2014-December 7, 2014.

The UIChoice health insurance plan will continue to be offered to retired Faculty, Professional and Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff.

New for 2015! We are pleased to announce there will be two new health insurance offerings available to University of Iowa retirees residing in Iowa from Health Alliance. The first is a Medicare Advantage Guide HMO Plus Rx plan, with a $39 monthly premium. Second, is a customized Medicare Advantage PPO with benefits that are similar to our current UIChoice plan, with a $279 monthly premium. If you reside in Iowa, an enrollment and informational packet will be mailed to your home.

Health Alliance representatives will be available to answer any questions regarding their plans in the following scheduled meetings:

  • November 6, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. held at Parkview Church, 15 Foster Rd, Iowa City, IA (the UI Retiree Association meeting)
  • November 10, 2014 at 10 a.m. held at Mercy West Medical Clinic (Katzmann Breast Center), 1601 NW 114th St., Clive, IA
  • November 11, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Hall Perrine Cancer Center Community Room, Mercy, 701 10th St. SE., Cedar Rapids, IA

2015 Voluntary Vision Insurance Open Enrollment

The 2015 Voluntary Vision Insurance Open Enrollment is expected to be in late January - February. Check back for details.

Saving Extra For Retirement

You can now start, stop, or change your contribution to a Voluntary Retirement Savings Account quickly and easily on Employee Self Service.

Benefits Office

Campus address
120 USB
U.S. mailing address
The University of Iowa
University Benefits Office
120 University Services Bldg.
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911
Phone
319-335-2676
877-830-4001
FAX
319-335-2776