Dental Insurance - Merit Staff

Merit Staff hired on or after July 1, 2017

New Merit Staff with a hire date on or after July 1, 2017 are eligible for the Dental II insurance plan.

Merit Staff hired before July 1, 2017

This page describes Dental Insurance that applies to Merit Staff hired before July 1, 2017. Effective January 1, 2018, all Merit Staff will be eligible for Dental II, the same dental insurance currently available to Faculty, Professional & Scientific, Merit Supervisory Exempt, and Merit Confidential Staff.

Monthly Rates

2017 State Dental Coverage Rates
Contract Type Single Family Family Double Spouse
Total Cost $28.68 $77.06 $77.06
UI Contribution $28.68 $38.54 $57.38
Employee Monthly Cost after UI Contribution $0.00 $38.52 $19.68

Plan Information

Insurance Certificates

Dentist Search
(All plans administered by Delta Dental of Iowa)

Delta Dental of Iowa
Go to Subscriber Information, Dentist Search, and select Delta Dental Premier to search for a dentist in your area

Claim Form

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
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm