University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

step 2Benefits Overview
for Classified WRS Eligible Limited Term*

Most benefits have a 30 day enrollment period. More information is provided at the link of  each category below.

State Group Health Insurances

Provides medical, some dental, and pharmaceutical coverage for single employees and/or their families. Please contact your Benefits Specialist for your monthly premium rate.

Please note: 6 months of WRS service are required before the employer will contribute toward your premium.


Supplemental Dental & Vision Insurances

Optional insurances provide additional coverage above what is covered by the State Group Health plan for dental and/or vision services. Should be selected for dental coverage when the Standard Plan is elected for health.


Life Insurances

Provides coverage based on your individual needs. The 4 types available for your employment type:

  • State Group Life
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Individual & Family Term Life
  • UW Employees Inc.

Savings & Spending Accounts

Provides retirement investment information to include additional options.


Disability Insurances

Options that cover both short and long-term disability.


Next Step: Enroll in benefits program