2019 Annual Enrollment

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Choose Well UC

Annual Enrollment dates are November 1-30, 2019 for the 2020 plan year.  You will make your benefit elections using Employee Self Service (ESS). As you prepare to make your 2020 benefit choices, we encourage you to review the resources below.

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Where to Start

  • Review the information on all Annual Enrollment web pages.
  • Remember to take advantage of the tax savings available to you by participating in the Health Care Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account or Health Savings Account.
  • Attend a town hall session to learn more about UC benefits. The schedule is available here.
  • Attend a 1:1 session with a UC Benefit Department representative to ask specific questions about your plan enrollment.  Registration is required. The schedule and sign up is available here.
  • Have a quick question? Send your question to benefits@uc.edu.  

2020 at a Glance

Plan

Same

Changing

PPO – plan design (deductibles, co-insurance, etc.). Applicable to non-AAUP only.

 

x

PPO – Monthly contributions

x

 

Health Savings Acct/HDHP Plan – plan design (deductibles, co-insurance, etc.). Applicable to non-AAUP only.

 

x

Health Savings Acct/HDHP Plan – Monthly  contributions

x

 

Health Savings Account contribution timing & amount

x

 

Dental Plan design and monthly contributions

x

 

Flex spending maximums and administrator (you MUST re-enroll for 2020)

x

 

LTD, Life Insurance, Personal Accident coverage. Costs decreasing!

x

 

Voluntary benefit plan availability.  Online enrollment now available!

x

 

UC – UCP Discount arrangement

x

 

Vision plan coverage enhanced!  Same costs. x  

 

Your to do list:

 

Make your benefits selections here*:

*Please review the helpful ESS Guide to walk you through how to make your Annual Enrollment elections within ESS.

Annual Enrollment Live Meetings and Online Resources

Join us for the Annual Enrollment Town Hall meetings and 1:1 sessions with a Benefits Specialist.  Click to access the calendar. Additional plan and cost comparison tools available to help you choose well.

Important Dates

DATE EVENT
Friday
November 1
First Day of
Annual Enrollment
Wednesday
N
ovember 6
Benefits & Wellness Fair
Tangeman University Center (TUC)
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday
November 30 
Last Day of
Annual Enrollment