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Open Enrollment Resources and Office Hours Continue Through Nov. 15

Open Enrollment, the annual period when University employees make their benefit choices for the coming year, continues through Friday, Nov. 15. This is the one time of year when you may elect or change your coverage for many benefits, unless you experience a qualifying life event.

In addition the general information available on this website, there are a variety of resources to assist employees during Open Enrollment:

Eligible employees must complete their enrollment by Nov. 15 by logging into myslice.syr.edu. Computer kiosks are available inside the Office of Human Resources, Skytop Office Building, 640 Skytop Road, during normal business hours to provide additional computer access for online enrollment. For other locations, review the ITS website.

If you have any questions about Open Enrollment or benefits, please contact HR Shared Services at 315.443.4042.

Open Enrollment Begins Today—Reflect. Connect. Enroll.

Open Enrollment is the one time of year when you can reflect on your benefit options, connect with the variety of available resources to help make the decisions that best meet your needs and enroll for the coming year.

A recorded webinarinformation sessions and on-campus office hours and other important things you should know are available on the Open Enrollment website—openenrollment.syr.edu.

Faculty and staff are invited to connect directly with benefit partners and HR representatives at the Benefits Open House tomorrow, Nov. 5, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Barnes Center at The Arch, MAC Court. Learn more about the University’s benefit program and get answers to your questions right in time for Open Enrollment.

Questions about Open Enrollment, benefits or the enrollment process? Contact HR Shared Services at 315.443.4042.

Mark Your Calendar—Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 4

Open Enrollment, the annual period when University employees reflect on their benefit options for the coming year, begins Monday, Nov. 4, and continues through Friday, Nov. 15. This is the one time of year when individuals may elect or change their coverage for many benefits, unless they experience a qualifying life event. All of the relevant Open Enrollment information, including benefit plan and contribution details, dates for information sessions and office hours, and answers to frequently asked questions, are posted online.

Learn more! Attend the Benefits Open House on Tuesday, Nov. 5, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Barnes Center at The Arch, MAC Court. This event provides you with the opportunity to speak directly with the University’s benefit partners and HR representatives, learn how to get the most out of your benefits, and get your questions answered right in time for Open Enrollment. Complimentary parking is available at the Skytop Lot. Meet at the main entrance of the Skytop Office Building for direct transportation to the Barnes Center.

In addition to the Benefits Open House, you’ll have various opportunities to connect with benefit professionals. Visit the Get Your Questions Answered page to learn about those opportunities.

Enroll online through myslice.syr.edu from Nov. 4-15. Computer kiosks are available during normal business hours inside the Office of Human Resources in the Skytop Office Building to provide additional computer access for online enrollment. For other locations, review the ITS website.

Questions about Open Enrollment, benefits, the enrollment process or the Benefits Open House may be directed to HR Shared Services at 315.443.4042.

Important Information About 2020 Benefits for Faculty and Staff

The following email was sent by Andrew R. Gordon on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019:

Dear Syracuse University Colleague:

The upcoming Open Enrollment period begins next Monday, Nov. 4, and runs through Nov. 15.

Open Enrollment is the one time of year when you can reflect on your benefit options, connect with the variety of available resources to help make the decisions that best meet your needs and enroll for the coming year.

I am pleased to share that the University will continue to offer a comprehensive and diverse set of benefits for 2020—a direct result of the great work of many members of our University community—including the faculty and staff of the Benefits Advisory Council.

Beginning today, all of the relevant Open Enrollment information, including benefit plan and contribution details, dates for information sessions and office hours, and answers to frequently asked questions, are posted online at openenrollment.syr.edu. Visit the What’s New for 2020 page to learn about the top things you need to know for Open Enrollment. Then, from Monday, Nov. 4, through Friday, Nov. 15, you can log in to myslice.syr.edu and enroll.

If you have any immediate questions, please contact HR Shared Services by phone at 315.443.4042 or by email at hrservice@syr.edu. Thank you in advance for your participation.

Andrew R. Gordon
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Office of Human Resources
Office of Equal Opportunity, Inclusion, and Resolution Services