HR News Stories Category: Open Enrollment
November 1, 2019
Open Enrollment begins today and will continue through Thursday, November 14, 2019. Open Enrollment is the one time each year to assess your benefits and make sure they will continue to meet your needs for the coming year.
October 24, 2019
Ohio State offers access to various life insurance plans to help provide you and your family with financial security. The life insurance options are changing in 2020 for eligible Ohio State employees, and Open Enrollment is your opportunity to adjust your coverage with those changes in mind.
October 16, 2019
Faculty and staff eligible for Ohio State medical benefits will have access to a helpful resource during Open Enrollment: myBenefitsMentor. This tool models projected medical and pharmacy expenses based on anticipated health care needs for 2020.
October 4, 2019
Open Enrollment is the annual opportunity for you to evaluate your benefit options and make your elections for the upcoming year. Open Enrollment for the 2020 benefit plan year will be available November 1-14, 2019.
November 26, 2018
Faculty and staff eligible for Ohio State benefits can review their 2019 Benefits Confirmation Statement in Employee Self Service today through November 30, 2018. Employees will also receive a copy of the 2019 Benefits Confirmation Statement at their home addresses.
November 13, 2018
Open Enrollment ends Wednesday (11/14) at 11:59 p.m. This is your final opportunity to make changes to your benefit elections for 2019. Don’t forget to click “Authorize and Submit” to complete your enrollment. Review plan information on the Open Enrollment website.
November 1, 2018
Open Enrollment begins today (11/1), and will continue through Tuesday, November 14, 2018. Open Enrollment is the one time each year to review your benefits and make sure they will continue to meet your needs for the coming year.
October 25, 2018
Open Enrollment will start on November 1 and run through November 14. As you assess your benefit options for the upcoming year, it's also a good time to consider all of the ways you can help manage your health care costs.
October 15, 2018
Faculty and staff eligible for Ohio State medical benefits will have access to a helpful resource during Open Enrollment: myBenefitsMentor. This tool models projected medical and pharmacy expenses based on anticipated health care needs for 2019.
October 4, 2018
Open Enrollment is the annual opportunity for you to evaluate your benefit options and make your elections for the upcoming year. Open Enrollment for the 2019 benefit plan year will be available November 1-14, 2018.
HR Focus News
February 16, 2024
If you want to advance your Buckeye career, a new Workday internal career site has tools to help you easily navigate and apply for open opportunities across Ohio State.
February 8, 2024
President Walter “Ted” Carter Jr. has named Katie Hall as senior vice president of talent, culture and human resources, pending approval by the Board of Trustees. Hall has served as the interim senior vice president since last spring and has been with Ohio State for 24 years.
November 7, 2023
It is important to be aware of the university’s weather-related resources and policy, know your disaster designation and learn how to check the university’s status. Although Ohio State strives to remain open, faculty and staff can be prepared by reviewing this policy and taking note of the resources.
October 27, 2023
Human Resources is introducing four new retirement videos to help new and current employees save for the future. New faculty and staff can learn more about selecting a mandatory retirement plan. Current employees can better understand their retirement plan and how to manage investments as well as learn about fees and how they impact your retirement savings.
September 8, 2023
A new training on Ohio State’s technology platforms, tools and resources is available for managers, manager liaisons and administrative professionals.
Recent HR News
February 2, 2024
If an employee covers a spouse or dependent child on Ohio State's medical plan, they will receive an annual request for information about any other medical coverage they may have. The request is sent from Luminare Health (formerly Trustmark), Ohio State’s claims administrator. A response is required, even if their dependent does not have other coverage.
January 26, 2024
The Ohio State University Child Care Program is celebrating its 50th year of providing high-quality, child-led care for the Ohio State community, including faculty, staff and students.
December 14, 2023
The Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award recognizes individuals and groups for their commitment to enhancing diversity at Ohio State. Faculty, staff, students, student organizations and alumni can nominate their colleagues and peers who have made diversity part of university best practices. The nomination deadline is Friday, January 26, at 5 p.m.
December 14, 2023
The Distinguished Staff Award, the university’s highest honor for staff, recognizes staff members who have made an impact at Ohio State and demonstrated the university’s shared values. The annual award honors 12 staff members for their exceptional leadership, accomplishments, dedication and service to the university. The nomination deadline is Friday, January 26, at 5 p.m.
November 27, 2023
Faculty and staff eligible for Ohio State benefits can now review their 2024 Open Enrollment benefits summary in Workday. The summary reflects enrollment in university-sponsored medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts (FSA), life insurance and short-term disability plans that will be in effect January 1 - December 31, 2024.