New Hire Benefits

Welcome to Wright State University!  If you are a new employee (51%-100% FTE), you will have the opportunity to enroll for any insurance benefits that you are eligible for.  Please review the sections below for detailed plan, eligibility, and cost information.

Reminder: Employee benefit plan enrollments have a deadline of 31 days from your date of hire. Enrollment for new faculty and staff is completed by following the three (3) steps below.  Retirement plan enrollments have a deadline of 120 days from your date of hire.  Retirement elections are completed by submitting the Retirement Plan Election Form (PDF) to Human Resources.

3 Steps to Benefits Enrollment:

Step 1: Download and Print the appropriate checklist:
           New Hire Benefits Checklist – Bargaining Unit Faculty (PDF)
           New Hire Benefits Checklist – Staff & Non-Bargaining Unit Faculty (PDF)

Step 2: Read through the Benefits below.  Fill out your checklist as you go.

Step 3: Make your benefit elections online!  On your first day of employment, you will receive an email in your Wright State account with a link to complete your benefit elections online.**


    All Staff & Non-Bargaining Unit Faculty:

    Bargaining Faculty:

Eligibility for Healthcare Benefits

Spending Accounts:

Disability Insurance:

Life Insurance


**If you did not receive your email on the first day of your employment, please check your Clutter or Junk email folders.  If not there, please call HR at 937-775-2120.