Learn About Benefits

Open Enrollment begins Oct. 31st (8:00AM) and ends Nov. 26th (5:00PM)

Login to your UCPath portal to make open enrollment changes.


Academic & Staff Employees

  1. Read the UC health and welfare guides
  1. Attend New Employee Orientation, offered on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month.

UCSB Benefits Overview Presentation

  1. Visit UCnet for information and tools to help you understand your health and retirement benefits and costs.  You can also access your personal UC account from this website.
  1. Visit myUCretirement to make the most of your UC Retirement System: UCRP and the 403(b), 457(b) and DC Plans.
  1. Visit the benefit plan websites for listing UC health and welfare plan websites.

Postdoctoral Scholars

Benefits for Postdoctoral Scholars are administered through the Garnett-Powers website. If you have questions, please contact Billy Ko at 805-893-4441 or

Graduates & Undergrads

Please refer to the CORE Benefits information on UCnet.

2020 Open Enrollment Presentations & Resources

Open Enrollment Flyer 2020

2020 Open Enrollment Presentation:

November 8

Medical Plan Comparison

November 13

Medical Plan Comparison

November 22

Help Desk w/ Computer Lab


Benefits Questions?  Contact the UCPath Center