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The Spring 2023 Tuition Waiver is NOW OPEN!

This program includes Tulane's Tuition Waiver for both employees and their dependents, the Extended Tuition Waiver, and the Tuition Waiver Tax Exemption for graduate students. To learn more, visit the Tuition Waiver Program site: hr.tulane.edu/benefits/tuition-waiver

2023 Benefits Enrollment: Your Health Matters TU Your Future!

News & Updates 

Did you know? Tulane offers a number of health accounts that can be a great way to set aside money for your healthcare costs. The Tulane Health Account Comparison allows you to see each of the savings and reimbursement account options, what they offer, as well as which medical plan each account is available on. 

Missed the Open Enrollment Info Sessions? Watch the recorded series now on our Virtual Informational Sessions page to learn your options and help you make an informed decision.

Review & Update Your Benefits now through Oct 28, 2022! 

Open Enrollment is an opportunity for all benefits eligible employees to enroll in or make changes to their benefits for the upcoming year. The Open Enrollment period will begin October 10, 2022 and end October 28, 2022. Tulane is committed to providing our employees with a benefits program that is both comprehensive and competitive. Our benefits program offers health care, dental, vision coverage, as well as financial security to our employees and their families. Use the information provided on this page as a general overview of your benefit choices and the Enrollment Guide to help you select the coverage that is right for you.

Open Enrollment is passive this year, which means if you do not make any changes, you will remain in the same coverage for 2023, except for FSA/HSA elections.

Remember! Open Enrollment is Your Chance To:

  • Change, elect, add dependents, or drop medical, dental, vision, Healthcare Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA),  and life insurance coverage.
  • Update beneficiary information.
  • Update personal contact information for yourself and dependents, including address, dates of birth, social security numbers, etc.
  • Contribute to Healthcare Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (DFSA), and Health Savings Accounts (HSA). Don't forget, 2022 FSA elections do not carry over to 2023, so you must re-enroll.
What's Changing in 2023?
  • Rates for the medical plans will increase.
  • Rates for the dental plans will decrease.
  • HealthEquity will be new administrator for the FSA and HSA plans.
  • FSA & HSA annual limits will increase.
  • Tulane Telehealth will provdide virtual access to Tulane doctors for employees.
  • The Employee Health Improvement Program (EHIP) will return in the Spring.
  • Tulane will be moving to a new wellness platform WellRight.
2023 Open Enrollment Timeline

 

October 10 - October 28, 2022 December 31, 2022 January 1, 2023
  • Oct. 10: Online Webinar
  • Oct. 10: First day of Open Enrollment begins.
  • Oct. 10 -Oct. 28: 1:1 Virtual Assistance, by appointment
  • Oct 28: Last day to enroll or make changes to coverages
  • Dec. 31: Plan year and HFSA/DFSA contribution ends.
  • Jan. 1: New 2023 coverages begin, if enrolled by October 28, 2021.
  • Jan.: Employees can begin making their retirement elections for 2023.

 

Thinking About Your Retirement Elections?

Planning for your financial security is as important to your overall wellbeing as your health benefits. Although you can make changes to your retirement elections throughout the year, annual open enrollment often inspires many to update their annual contributions. If you plan to make changes to your retirement elections for 2023, please login to your TIAA account anytime.

 

How to Enroll

To Enroll in your benefits, visit Employee Self-Service  between October 10 - October 28 and complete the following steps:

  • Go to Employee Self-Service and login with your TU username and password
  • Make your benefits selections
  • Print your confirmation statement and keep for your records

For more detailed instructions, please see our guide

We will also offer assistance with enrolling during the Virtual Informational Sessions. Please check the website for details on registration.

 

Have questions about your benefits?

Call the Benefits Team!

Phone: 504-865 HR4U (4748)

Email: TUBenefits@tulane.edu

Monday - Friday

8:30 am - 5:00 pm CST