2023 Open Enrollment: October 25 - November 9

What is Open Enrollment?

Every year, all benefit eligible faculty and staff members have the opportunity to update and/or verify their benefit elections, including:

  • Your dependents and their benefit plan coverage, and removing them if they are no longer eligible
  • IRS re-election requirement for Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Home address for W-2 purposes
  • Coordination of benefits information
  • Life insurance beneficiary designation
  • Optional: Sign up for Thrive at GVSUa voluntary, confidential and free wellness coaching program
Frightening Fact
52% of people don't have a named beneficiary

What happens to your savings if something happens to you? Make sure you get to decide by declaring your beneficiary today.

Enroll in Your Benefits with 3 Easy Steps

The 2023 annual benefits open enrollment is your opportunity to take a closer look at your benefit options. Please follow the steps below.

Review Your Benefit Options

Open Enrollment Informational Videos

Get detailed medical plan information for the different plan options offered at GVSU.

Learn about Health Savings Accounts (HSA) for GVSU employees

This video briefly highlights GVSU medical plan options for benefit eligible faculty and staff.

Enrollment and eligibility for medical and dental benefits for GVSU employees.

Learn about GVSU Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA).

Plan Information & Documents

If you are looking for information about GVSU's Retirement plans or would like to look at the plan documents, please visit our Benefit Information Center.


Meet with Your HR Business Partner

Have questions? Need help enrolling? One-on-one appointments are available to you. Please contact your HR Business Partner to schedule a meeting.

Page last modified October 25, 2022