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Benefits Fair

Benefits vendor representatives and MSU Human Resources Benefits staff members will be available at the Michigan State University Benefits Fair. All three days will be held at the Breslin Center this year. Visitors should enter the Ticket Office entrance at the southeast corner of the building. The dates and times for this year's Benefits Fair are:

October 14, 2014
Breslin Center
Noon to 6 p.m.
October 15, 2014
Breslin Center
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
October 16, 2014
Breslin Center
7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Vendors Attending

The following benefits vendors and MSU units will be attending the fair this year:
Health   Life and AD&D
Blue Cross Blue Shield/BCN   Prudential
Best Doctors   Flexible Spending Accounts
Caremark   CONEXIS
Health Advocate   MSU Benefits Plus
Dental   ARAG (Group Legal)
Aetna Dental   Liberty Mutual (Auto & Home)
Delta Dental   MetLife (Critical Illness, Auto & Home)
Retirement   VSP (Vision)
Fidelity   MSU Units
Straightline   HR Professional Development Services
TIAA-CREF   Family Resource Center
    MSU Health Team

Flu Shots

Thanks to the MSU Health Team, this year’s Benefits Fairs will offer flu vaccines for eligible faculty, staff, retirees, and their dependents covered under the MSU Caremark pharmacy plan. There will be no out-of-pocket expenses for the vaccines. The last vaccines will be given 30 minutes before the close of the fair each day to allow adequate time for monitoring for any adverse reactions to the vaccines. The following vaccine options will be available:

  • Flu injections for adults 18 years and older
  • Flumist for children 9 years and older through adult age 49
  • High-dose flu injections for ages 65 and older by request

Chair Massages

Stop by and enjoy a 15-minute neck-and-shoulder, stress-relieving massage or a hand massage compliments of Douglas J Aveda Institute – East Lansing.


A select variety of concessions will be available each day of the fair thanks to MSU Concessions.

Directions and Parking

The entrance for the Fair will be the Ticket Office at the southeast corner of the Breslin Center. 

Employee Parking: You may want to park in Lot 63 East (entrance off Shaw Lane).

Vendor & Visitor Parking: You may want to park in Lot 63 West (entrance off Harrison Road). This is a pay lot that may cost around $2.75 per day.

If you are using a navigation system, please use this street address for the Breslin Center:

Breslin Center
534 Birch Road
East Lansing, MI 48824

Additionally, you may want to follow this link to our interactive campus map.

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