2023 open enrollment will take place May 1 - May 15, 2023 for the plan year beginning July 1, 2023. 2022 open enrollment has ended. The open enrollment period was May 2 - May 16, 2022.

Open enrollment

The information below remains available for reference purposes. VCU Human Resources does not have the authority to grant extensions to the state health benefits program's open enrollment deadline.

Employees who completed open enrollment elections in Cardinal ESS may now review their confirmation statements in the system.  For employees who submitted enrollment forms, VCU Human Resources will be processing those election forms during the remainder of May and employees may review their open enrollment elections in Cardinal ESS on or after June 1, 2022.  See more about registering for and accessing Cardinal ESS.

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