Most faculty and staff are enrolling in benefits for the first time because they were just hired into our university community. If that’s true for you, welcome! (If it's close to the end of the calendar year, there may be special steps you need to take to ensure you correctly enroll in an insurance plan for the current calendar year and the upcoming calendar year.) Here’s what you need to do:
- Choose plans that are right for you. Get help here:
- Enroll by completing the necessary enrollment instructions within 31 days of your date of hire.
Why you might be eligible for insurance
Things to think about as you’re enrolling
All UM System faculty and staff, regardless of hours or benefit eligibility, have the ability to participate in the UM System 403(b) and 457(b) Voluntary Retirement Plans.
Contact the HR Service Center at (573) 882-2146 or HRServiceCenter@umsystem.edu.