2019 Open Enrollment: November 1 - November 14

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment is a once-a-year opportunity to enroll, continue, change or waive benefit coverage. Changes made during open enrollment take effect January 1, 2018.  

During open enrollment you can:

  • Enroll, continue, change or waive medical, dental, and/or vision coverage
  • Add or remove dependents from coverage
  • Participate in a Flexible Spending Account (Healthcare and/or Dependent Care) 
  • Contribute to a Health Savings Account (HDHP Participants Only)
  • Change your Short-Term Disability and/or Supplemental Life Insurance coverage  

Outside of the Open Enrollment period, you can make changes within 30 days of experiencing a qualifying life event, such as birth, marriage, divorce, loss in other healthcare coverage, etc.


Date Activity
Beginning October 10, 2017 Benefit Open Enrollment Meetings
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 Benefits & Wellness Fair
October 30-November 14, 2017 Online Open Enrollment through WINGS Express
Beginning October 31, 2017 Open Enrollment Computer Labs

Understand Your Options

Wright State University provides tools and resources to help you make informed benefit decisions:

  • Visit with benefit vendors at the Benefits & Wellness Fair on Wednesday, October 25, 2017.
  • Review the 2018 Open Enrollment information.
  • Attend one of our Benefits Open Enrollment Information Meetings or watch live video stream.
  • Visit one of our Open Enrollment computer labs for assistance with online enrollment through WINGS Express.
  • Watch for emails from Human Resources.