Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Group health insurance terminates the last day of the month in which the retirement date occurs. Retirees hired on or after January 1, 2000, may continue their existing medical, dental and vision coverage through COBRA at the COBRA rate (full premium plus 2%).
For retirees or covered dependents age 65 and older, the retiree's or eligible dependent's primary insurer is Medicare. If you need assistance enrolling in Medicare Parts A & B, please contact a local Social Security Office or Health Advocate for assistance. Refer to Real Support for Retirees: Top Reasons to Call Us for more information.
Group life insurance terminates the last day of the month in which the retirement date occurs. Retirees may convert group life insurance to an individual plan within 31 days following their retirement date. If the retiree is over age 70, only decreasing term life coverage is available.
Group long-term disability coverage terminates the last day of the month in which the retirement date occurs.
Long Term Care Insurance
Retirees are eligible to continue the benefit of long term care insurance through CNA.
Retirees are eligible to continue the Met Pay auto and home owner's insurance discount as long as they reside in Massachusetts.
MetLife Voluntary Accident and Critical Illness
Retirees are eligible to continue these benefits.
If you or your dependents are enrolled in a course, you are responsible for the pro-rated balance of tuition costs should you retire before the semester has ended.
Flexible Spending Accounts
You may continue your Medical Flexible Spending Account through WageWorks until the end of the calendar year by paying your normal deduction by check, on a post-tax basis.
You can continue membership in the Metro Credit Union. Contact member services at the Credit Union at 877-MY-METRO.
Retirees who want to continue to use campus resources or attend programs and events on campus should get a retiree ID from the University Police.
Campus Services and Resources
Retirees are welcome to use the library and Dana Center and are encouraged to attend programs and events at Bentley, such as the Bowles Art Series and other programs. Please be sure to bring your Retiree ID with you as it will be needed to access the Dana Center and to check out materials from the library.