Health Insurance: Medical, Dental, and Vision

As part of the State University of New York, SUNY Brockport is committed to providing affordable, comprehensive health plan options for faculty, and staff. 

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Medical Coverage

Medical coverage is effective for new employees 42 days (56 days for MC, NYSCOPBA and APSU) after their start date (or obligation date). Employees are able to enroll eligible dependents with the appropriate proofs. Please contact the Benefits Administrator for a complete list.

Change Your Health Insurance Carrier

You may change your carrier via online form or paper form.  Contact your Benefits Administrator for eligibility requirements.

Provider Search

Search our NYSHIP insurance carriers to find participating medical providers:

State-wide NYSHIP Publications

Below you will find comprehensive booklets to describe our plans and rate choices for all of New York State based on geographical location.  

Opt Out Program

Eligible employees who have other employer sponsored group health insurance may opt out of their NYSHIP coverage in exchange for an incentive payment. Learn more about our Opt-out Program.

Young Adult Option Coverage

New York State law (Chapter 240 of the Laws of 2009) allows a young adult child up to age 30 to purchase coverage through his/her parent's group health insurance policy. This notice provides information about NYSHIP's Young Adult Option and compliance with the law. Explore options for young adult coverage.

Summer Health Coverage

Part-time adjunct professors and graduate/teaching assistants are eligible for summer coverage. Learn more about options.

Dental/Vision Benefits by Union

Dental and Vision coverage is provided for eligible employees and their eligible dependents at no additional cost to the employee. Please select your specific union for dental and vision plan information.

UUP Benefit Trust Fund

UUP Benefit Trust Fund: (800) 887-3863

CSEA Benefit Trust Fund

CSEA Benefit Trust Fund: (800) 323-2732

Provider Dental  Vision
Management Confidential Coverage Dental Vision
PEF Coverage Dental Vision
Security Services Employees (NYSCOPBA/NU 21) Dental Vision
University Police Employees (APSU/NU 31) Dental Vision
GSEU Coverage Dental Vision

Last Updated 7/29/21