Alex - the virtual benefits counselor
Meet ALEX, the virtual benefits counselor. MSU HR provides this additional tool to help you as you make decisions on which benefits are best for you. Please note, virtual counselors for multiple plan years may be accessible at one time. This tool is for educational purposes only; enrollment should still be done through the EBS portal.
Virtual Benefits Counselor for Faculty and Academic Staff
This tool is specifically for faculty and academic staff, including members of executive management.
Virtual Benefits Counselor for Support Staff
This tool is specifically for support staff.
Virtual Benefits Counselor for Variable Hour Employees
This tool is specifically for temporary, on-call and student employees who are paid at least 30 hours per week or more, as defined by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Under the ACA, these employees are eligible for the Consumer Driven Health Plan (CDHP).
Virtual Benefits Counselor for Graduate Assistants
This tool is specifically for graduate assistants.
The ALEX application presents information using Flash and other technologies that may not be fully accessible or function properly for users of assistive devices. Information contained in this application is available on the Benefits page. For assistance using ALEX, or understand your benefits' options, please contact MSU HR at 517-353-4434 or SolutionsCenter@hr.msu.edu.