University Administered Insurance Plans by Group

The health and well-being of our faculty, staff, retirees, and students are our top priorities. University Benefits is committed to providing excellent customer service, communications, and education to help you best utilize these valuable benefit programs.

To review recent Wellmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Iowa health plan updates, select the button below:

Wellmark Updates

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Undergraduates and grad students are eligible for coverage.

Student Plans

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Faculty and Staff

Faculty and staff receive coverage through UIChoice or UISelect.

Employee Plans

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UI Retirees are Eligible for UIChoice, UISelect and Health Alliance.

Retiree Plans

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The information presented on our website describes only the highlights of the plans and does not constitute official plan documents. Additional terms and conditions may apply. If there are any discrepancies between the information contained herein and the official plan documents, the plan documents will govern. For more detailed information you may contact Wellmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield at toll-free number 800-524-9242 (TTY: 888-781-4262), Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Central Time). For more efficient service, please have your member ID number handy - it can be found on the front of your card.