Annual Benefits Enrollment Begins 9/28/20

September 28–October 23, 2020 Calendar icon

Annual Benefits Enrollment is the only time you can make changes to certain benefits without having an eligible life event (for example, marriage, birth, or divorce) or qualifying employment change during the year. This year the enrollment period is September 28-October 23, 2020.

  • Changes made during this period will be effective January 1, 2021.
  • Certain benefits offered to UW–Madison employees require re-enrollment each year.

Benefits Enrollment Checklist

Please use the benefits enrollment checklist to help you prepare, guide, and act.

What Changes are Allowed?

See what changes are allowed during Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE).

Annual Benefits Enrollment website (OHR), calendar of events

See the UW-Madison Office of Human Resources’ Annual Benefits Enrollment website for additional  information. There you will find a calendar of online enrollment events, “Benefits 2021: What You Need to Know”  starting October 1, 2020.

Attend one of the enrollment events if you need additional guidance in navigating your benefits enrollment.