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Enrolling in benefits

New hires

Newly-hired faculty and staff should enroll in benefits within 30 days of their employment dates for:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance (optional life)
  • Vision insurance
  • Accidental death & dismemberment insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • Short term disability insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Cancer insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Legal plan

Retirement choice (TRS or ORP for eligible employees)
Newly-hired faculty and staff should enroll in their retirement plan within 60 days of their employment dates, using the instructions below.

bullet Enroll

If you wish to enroll in University System of Georgia benefits, you must do so within 30 days of your employment date using the OneUSG Connect - Benefits  website. Select the UGA logo and use your MyID and password to log in. If needed, you may also call the OneUSG Connect - Benefits Call Center toll free at 1-844-5-USGBEN (1-844-587-4236).

Current employees

Current employees who experience IRS-approved "life events" (marriage, births, etc.) must request changes in their benefits within 30 days of the life event by using the OneUSG Connect - Benefits  website. Select the UGA logo and use your MyID and password to log in. If needed, you may also call the OneUSG Connect - Benefits Call Center toll free at 1-844-5-USGBEN (1-844-587-4236).

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If you have any questions about your benefits options, please visit the OneUSG Connect - Benefits website. Select the UGA logo and use your MyID and password to log in. If needed, you may also call the OneUSG Connect - Benefits Call Center toll free at 1-844-5-USGBEN (1-844-587-4236).

06.21.17