Vision

ELIGIBILITY

Regular full-time faculty and staff members are eligible to enroll in the Penn State Vision Plan. For information about spouse and dependent children eligibility, please see Dependent Eligibility.

Part-time faculty and staff members are not eligible to participate in the Penn State Vision Plan.

Postdoctoral Scholars: As per postdoctoral scholar eligibility, the per-pay contribution rates follow the same premium schedule as for faculty and staff. For additional information regarding the benefits available to postdoctoral scholars, please contact or visit the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

After your dependent child is no longer eligible, your dependent child will receive information from Lifetime Benefit Solutions regarding continuing benefits under COBRA. Additional information regarding COBRA benefits can be found on our COBRA website.

Faculty & Staff Premiums

2018 Premiums
Coverage Employee Bi-Weekly Employee Monthly
Employee $.36 $.78
Employee & Spouse or Child(ren) $.94 $2.04
Family $1.41 $3.06

Postdoctoral Scholar Eligibilty

Postdoctoral scholars interested in participating in the Penn State employee vision plan according to postdoctoral scholar eligibilty, the per pay contribution rates follow the same Faculty & Staff Premiums schedule. For additional information regarding the benefits available to postdoctoral scholars, please contact or visit the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs.

Additional Resources

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