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Benefits Open Enrollment

October 1-31, 2019

Open enrollment is the annual opportunity for you to review your coverage and ensure you have the benefits that are best for you as you head into the new year.

How to Enroll

To enroll, log in to the EBS Portal  starting October 1.  
All changes for 2020 must be completed between October 1-31, 2019. The following instructions and tutorials may assist you as you complete enrollment.

College of Law Employees
College of Law employees are not able to participate in Open Enrollment through the EBS Portal. To complete Open Enrollment, you will need to fill out the following forms and give them to the Solutions Center by Oct. 31 to enroll prior to your start date on Jan. 1, 2020. You are not required to enroll in advance and will also be given an opportunity to enroll as a new hire from Jan. 1-30, 2020. Please note: You will not be eligible to enroll in MSU's voluntary benefits or retirement plans until Jan. 1, 2020.

In-Person Assistance

MSU HR offers a number of opportunities to get the answers and assistance you need to complete open enrollment.

Informational Resources

The following information may assist you as you make decisions this open enrollment season.

Last Year's Open Enrollment Materials

Below are links to the open enrollment materials released last year for the 2019 plan year. These resources are available as a reference to the current benefits year only. They do not include information about options for 2020.