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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

October is time to Rock Enroll for benefits

Annual benefits enrollment is now under way for faculty and staff. The enrollment window is open until Oct. 31, with plan changes effective on Jan. 1, 2018. Now is the time to review your current benefit plan elections and decide if any changes should be made for the next calendar year.

All State Health Plan subscribers will be automatically enrolled in the 70/30 plan for 2018 unless you take action to enroll in the 80/20 plan instead. Both plans will once again offer a wellness credit for tobacco attestation. In addition to health plans, now is the time to review your options for other benefit plans, such as flexible spending accounts, life insurance, vision and dental care.

For additional resources and instructions, visit The benefits team in the Office of Human Resources will be assisting employees at both the Office of Human Resources, located at 104 Airport Drive, and at the SILS Computer Lab in Manning Hall. Hours and locations are available at the link above.

For additional resources and instructions specific to the State Health Plan, consult the State Health Plan’s Active Members 2018 Open Enrollment link at To enroll, log into ConnectCarolina and click on “Enroll or Change Benefits” located in the self service menu.