Postdoctoral Fellows and half-time, permanent, professional and classified staff are eligible for faculty/staff insurance, including medical, dental, vision, life, self-pay disability insurance, the Voluntary Investment Plan and possibly a retirement plan.
Attend as appropriate benefits orientation. (UW NetID and password, job code, UW Employee ID and Social Security number are required.).
You must set up a UW NetID and password to register. Your Employee ID (EID) can be obtained from the Payroll Coordinator in your department or online through Employee Self Service Once your appointment is in payroll. You must return an enrollment form to the UW Benefits Office within one month of eligibility or your insurance will not begin until a month later. If you start after the 1st of the month, your insurance will begin the next 1st of the month. If your appointment starts on the 1st, insurance begins that day. If you or your payroll coordinator turn in your employment paperwork late, your insurance will not start until the next 1st of the month or later.
This page was last updated on May 24, 2011