University of California, Berkeley

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment for health and welfare benefits is around the corner and stability is the watchword for UC Benefits this fall.  All of the current medical plans will be available in 2015, with a few benefits enhancements and no major changes.  Additional information, including a general summary of key benefits enhancements and plan costs is available at the 2015 Open Enrollment link at

Open Enrollment begins October 30th at 8:00 AM and ends on November 25th at 5:00 PM. In order to provide as much information as possible, Berkeley HR will be providing the following resources on campus for faculty, staff, and retirees.

Sessions for Emeriti & Retirees:

Thursday, October 30

  • Retirees—150 University Hall, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Wednesday, November 5

  • Emeriti—150 University Hall, 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Combined Sessions for Faculty, Staff & Non-Medicare Retirees:

Tuesday, October 28

  • Faculty and Staff—150 University Hall, 10:00 AM – Noon

Thursday, November 6

  • Faculty and Staff—150 University Hall, 10:00 AM – Noon

Medical Plan Information Day

Friday, November 7

  • Faculty, Staff and RetireesFreight and Salvage Coffee House, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Representatives from the medical plans will be available for questions.

In addition to these sessions, Tuesday, November 4, Friday, November 14, and Friday, November 21, Berkeley HR will offer one-on-one 15-minute phone consultations by appointment. To schedule an appointment, please call (510) 642-7053.