Life Insurance

Life Insurance (Employer-Paid or Subsidized)

Employees who are eligible for limited or full benefits are automatically enrolled in:

  • Basic Life Insurance: $15,000 term insurance policy, $15,000 seat belt incentive
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance: $15,000 AD&D clause

Coverage is underwritten by Securian.

Certificate of Insurance

Optional Supplemental Life Insurance (Employee-Paid)

Employees can supplement the University of Arizona employer-paid life insurance coverage by purchasing up to $1 million in additional life insurance for themselves, and life insurance for dependents. The employee pays the full cost of premiums through payroll deduction.

Supplemental Life Insurance Options

Coverage is available through Securian or The Hartford Life Insurance. You can enroll in either or both plans. Calculate your premiums for each plan.


Carrier Securian The Hartford
When to Enroll Within 30 days of hire date or new eligibility status. Within 30 days of hire date or new eligibility status.
Self Coverage - Initial Purchase

In the 30-day enrollment window only

Purchase in increments of $5,000, up to three times your annual salary, or $500,000, whichever is less.

In the 30-day enrollment window only

Purchase group term life equal to approximately one, two, three, four, or five times your annual salary, up to $500,000 maximum coverage.

Self Coverage - Open Enrollment Changes

Coverage increases during the annual benefits open enrollment period can be made in $5,000 increments above your current elected coverage amount up to a maximum $20,000 increase per year. (e.g., $5,000, $10,000, $15,000, or $20,000)

Coverage level is adjusted automatically with future salary and age changes.
Dependent Coverage

Purchase $2,000, $4,000, $6,000, $10,000, $12,000, $15,000, or $50,000 coverage for each eligible dependent and spouse. 

You must have a minimum of $35,000 of supplemental life insurance to elect $50,000 dependent coverage.

Dependent coverage ($5,000 for spouse or domestic partner and $5,000 for each eligible child) is available with employee term life insurance enrollment.
Domestic Partner Coverage Not eligible. Eligible as dependent.
Related Documents Securian Policy

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