2011 Benefits Open Enrollment/Transfer Period

October 2011

The 2011 Open Enrollment/Transfer Period for the Health Insurance Plans, Young Adult Coverage to Age 26, Flexible Spending Accounts Program and PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Benefits for the 2012 calendar/plan year is currently underway.

The time period of dates when changes can be made for specific programs, plans and coverages are listed below.

  • Flexible Spending Accounts Program: Sept 26 – Nov 18  
  • Health Insurance Plans: Nov 1 – Nov 30  
  • Young Adult Coverage to Age 26: Nov 1 – Nov 30  
  • PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental: Nov 1 – Nov 30

During the Open Enrollment/Transfer Period, you may: 

  • transfer to another health plan;
  • add or drop an optional rider;
  • add or drop dependents (this is the only time that you can make changes in your dependent status without a qualifying event);
  • elect to waive your health coverage; and/or
  • change your health premium tax status.

Please pay attention to the dates and submit your forms on time to ensure that the changes are processed.