Use the Self Service Benefits Enrollment Walkthrough tool to determine your insurance benefits enrollment options and to estimate your deductions from payroll. NOTE: The walkthrough will produce a worksheet summarizing your estimates but will not enroll you in any benefit plans.
Welcome to the University of Wisconsin (UW) System!
Your benefits are an important part of your total compensation package. As a new employee who is eligible for insurance benefits, you have the opportunity to enroll in benefits plans within 30 days of employment. Please educate yourself on the benefits options to help you with your enrollment decisions.
As a new employee who is eligible for benefits, you have the opportunity to enroll in benefit plans within 30 days of employment. Please prepare by educating yourself on benefit options to inform your enrollment decisions for benefits elections. The UW System New Employee Benefits website has the information you need to make informed choices about the benefit options that work best for you and your family.
Enrolling in your benefits plans requires some preparation—prior to using this tool, explore the UW System New Employee Benefits website to learn more about benefits options available. We also recommend that you visit ALEX, a virtual benefits counselor, for an overview of benefits options. Please contact your human resources office for details on how to enroll in benefits within your initial 30 day enrollment period.
Using the Benefits Enrollment Walkthrough
Click the Next button at the bottom of each page to advance through the walkthrough screens. The first screen will ask you some questions about your job in order to determine your benefits eligibility and to accurately estimate your premiums - please answer these questions to the best of your ability for the best walkthrough experience.
Each successive screen will display information about one of the available benefits plans. Use the resources provided on the UW System New Employee Benefits website and visit ALEX, a virtual benefits counselor, to make your decisions about which plans you wish to enroll in, and the various options available for each plan. At the end of the walkthrough, you must complete your benefits enrollment through Self Service or paper applications. You will be given a summary report on your choices, as well as directions to complete your enrollment. Please use this report as a guide as you complete the enrollment process, and save a copy for your records.
DISCLAIMER: Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in the benefits enrollment walkthrough is correct and current. However, the terms and conditions of UW benefit programs are established by state and federal laws and regulations, the relevant contracts and the policies of the Board of Regents. These sources of authority have control over the information contained in this benefits walkthrough to the extent there are any differences or conflicts. All premium and coverage levels provided in the walkthrough are estimates and are not a guarantee of future cost or benefits.