UPDATE: Open Enrollment has Ended.
To view your 2018-2019 benefits please go to CentralLink>My Account>Benefits>CMU Choices and click on Next Year Summary.
Changes to benefit elections will not be accepted after May 4 unless you have a qualifying benefits status change event (e.g. birth, marriage, divorce, loss of coverage, etc.). Your next opportunity to update benefits elections will be Open Enrollment 2019 (end of April/beginning of May 2019).
(MESSA (regular faculty) will conduct an open enrollment for their medical/prescription plans only in the fall 2018 effective January 1, 2019.)
Open Enrollment Mailings:
Flyer - staff, fixed-term and medical faculty, post-doctoral research fellows
Flyer - regular faculty
04/24/2018 email - Open Enrollment is Underway
05/01/2018 email - CMU Today - Enroll Today
05/02/2018 email - CMU Today - Alex
05/03/2018 email - Open Enrollment is Ending
05/04/2018 email - Open Enrollment Ends Today
Open Enrollment is Monday, April 23 - Friday, May 4, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. EST
As in prior year's, open Enrollment will be MANDATORY. If you take no action, you will automatically enrolled in the following benefit coverage for the 2018-19 benefit year.
Medical / Prescription:
Staff, Post-Doc Research, Fixed-Term & Medical Faculty: 2017-18 election will roll over to 2018-19
Regular Faculty: MESSA Choices Saver (if currently enrolled in coverage)
Dental: Meritain 100-50-50 dental plan with no orthodontia coverage, if currently enrolled in coverage
Vision: No coverage
Health & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA): No account or contribution
Health saving account (HSA): No pre-tax payroll contribution
Employee & Dependent Life Insurance / AD&D: 2017-18 elections will automatically roll over to 2018-19
Short & Long Term Disability: 2017-18 elections will automatically roll over to 2018-19