Posted 10:52 a.m. Friday, Sept. 16, 2022

ABE

The Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE) period is September 26 - October 21, 2022. This is your annual opportunity to enroll in or make changes to most of your benefits. Changes made during ABE are effective January 1, 2023. Plan now so you are ready for the enrollment period.

**The following communication was sent to all UW Employees on 9/16/2022**

The Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE) period is September 26 - October 21, 2022. This is your annual opportunity to enroll in or make changes to most of your benefits. Changes made during ABE are effective January 1, 2023. Plan now so you are ready for the enrollment period.

Prepare

  • Review your current benefit enrollments in the MyUW portal (Benefit Information tile)
  • Visit the ABE web page for the following information and resources:
    • ABE 2023 Highlights video
    • Department of Employee Trust Funds (ETF) Health Benefits Decision Guide
    • Benefit plan comparisons
    • Virtual benefit sessions and onsite benefit fair schedules

Decide

  • Enroll or make changes to your State Group Health Insurance, Dental, Vision, or Accident Insurance coverage.
    • WEA Trust West Subscribers will need to choose a new provider for 2023!
  • You must re-enroll in these plans each year to participate:
    • Flexible Spending Account (FSAs): Health Care FSA, Limited Purpose FSA, and Dependent Day Care
    • Health Savings Account (HSA): Required if you enroll in a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)
    • State Group Health Insurance Opt-Out Incentive
  • Make changes to Individual & Family Life Insurance (current enrollees only).

Act

  • Enroll in your 2023 benefits using the MyUW portal (Benefit Information tile).
  • All enrollments and changes must be completed by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 21, 2022.

For more information review the ABE web page.  Please email questions to hrinfo@uwlax.edu.