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Benefits Choice FY2018

This year's Benefits Choice period runs from May 1st to May 31st. There are a few changes worth noting for this year's Benefits Choice.

No Paper Forms

Benefit enrollment and changes will be done online through My Benefits Marketplace. To login to My Benefits please click here.

For open-enrollment training resources please click here.

Name Changes

Coventry Health Care's name has been changed to Aetna. This includes HMO and OAP plans.

Quality Care Health Plan (QCHP) will transition from Cigna to Aetna pending on litigation.

Premium Changes

Monthly premiums have not changed for full-time employees. However, part-time employee monthly premiums will increase.

Continued Participation

Re-enrollment is required for continued participation. If you are currently enrolled, please review your annual contribution amount to determine if it still meets your needs. 

MCAP maximum contribution amount increased to $2,600; $500 maximum rollover remains.


You can also review EIU's Benefits Choice Flyer for 2018 here.


Benefits Choice is the time to make changes to your insurance selections.

Add or drop dependents, add or drop health and dental coverage, change your health insurance provider, and more!


Sick Leave Bank

Sick Leave Bank

Previously enrolled members will be re-enrolled automatically! New members can sign up now!

Flexible Spending Accounts

Save money by getting medical, dental, or dependent care expenses out of your check tax free with a ConnectYourCare Flexible Spending Account (FSA)!