Human Resources

Benefits Open Enrollment

Annual Open Enrollment for UM Benefits

The Annual Open Enrollment for UM benefits begins Friday, Oct. 1 and lasts through Friday, Oct. 22. This is the time of year when eligible UM faculty and staff can re-evaluate their needs and make changes to benefit selections for calendar year 2022. There will be multiple opportunities to learn about benefit options and to ask questions of the Human Resources Staff.

2022 Open Enrollment Newsletter

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All employees are required to fill out a mandatory benefits election form to waive coverage, continue coverage, and/or elect coverage.


Benefits Election Form (Must be returned to HR by October 22, 2021)

Flexible Enrollment Form

VSP Vision Enrollment Form

Sick Leave Bank Enrollment Form (Enrollment will be October 1 – 22, 2021)

If you have additional questions please feel free to contact
Ashley Baugh ext. 6091 or Kathy Bailey ext. 6194

BCBS Health


You pay $100/month

UM pays $362.59/month


You pay $236/month

UM pays $855.43/month

(Dental is covered at 100% by UM if enrolled in Health)

VSP Visions

Single: $8.60/month

Family: $19.60/month

Flexible Spending Account

Medical: $2,750 Maximum & $260 Minimum

Dependent Care: $5,000 Maximum or $2,500 for married taxpayers filing separate tax returns