Open enrollment for benefits under way

Benefits open enrollment for eligible UNT faculty and staff began July 2 and will last until July 13. This is your annual opportunity to enroll in or make changes to your employee benefits – including insurance, voluntary retirement plans, etc. – in order to ensure you have the best possible coverage for you and your future.

Please take a few minutes to complete these easy, self-service steps to best understand your current benefits and your options for the future.

  1. LOGIN to ERS to review your current benefits, and confirm your current address in ERS and EIS (if you do not need to make changes, no further action is required)
    • Double check your address: 1) ERS-login and click “Addresses and Eligibility Basis,” 2) EIS-login to the UNT self-service portal at
    • If you don’t remember your ERS username and/or password, contact ERS at 877-275-4377
  2. REVIEW rate changes
  3. CONSIDER optional benefits:
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life insurance coverage (up to 4x your annual salary)
    • Short and long-term disability
    • TexFlex
    • AD&D
  4. ATTEND an information session (Not required but recommended if you think you need to make changes or have questions. Dates listed below.)
  5. ENROLL online through ERS, or call ERS at 877-275-4377

If you are confused about your options, drop-in information sessions are available on campus and at Discovery Park.  Computers will be available at most locations to complete your enrollment.

  • Thursday, July 12: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Discover Park, Room B155 (Presentation only)
  • Friday, July 13: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Willis Library 250H

One-on-one appointments also are available with the campus Human Resources team. You can reach them at 940-565-2281, or in Sycamore Hall, Room 119.

If you have questions, send email to or call 817-735-7650 (option 2), contact ERS at 877-275-4377, or visit the HR benefits website.