Health Insurance

People and circles, title UIChoice
People and circles, title UIChoice

What health insurance plan is available? Who is eligible to participate?

UIChoice  is the health insurance plan offered to regular faculty and staff with at least a 50% appointment and their eligible dependents. 

If you are unsure if someone would be considered an eligible dependent, please visit Dependent Eligibility for UI Insurance Plans for more information.

Do you have more questions that cannot be answered from the website? 

Satellite Benefit Office Hours Across Campus:
The University Benefits Office wants to be as accessible as possible to all employees. We have Benefits Office Hours at several UIHC and off-site campus locations near you. Find out more information as well as times and locations here

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.

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