Benefits & Worklife

Get Ready to Enroll in Benefits


2020 Benefits Annual Enrollment is Coming Soon! Annual Enrollment begins October 16 and continues through November 1, 2019.

Take advantage of this once-a-year opportunity to learn what’s new, re-visit your current elections, and review your options to be sure your choices still meet the needs of you and your family.

myChoices Annual Enrollment

You’ll see some exciting benefit enhancements for 2020 – including the addition of a new High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) medical option paired with a Health Savings Account (HSA). Learn all you can about your benefits with ALEX  our new, interactive decision support tool and virtual benefits counselor! Click on the link below to make SMART benefit choices for you and your family.

2020 Annual Enrollment


myChoices Health & Life Enrollment

JHU’s myChoices Health & Life benefits portal allows you to enroll in health and life insurance or make changes to your benefits, either when you’re hired or have experienced a life event. You also can view your benefits at any time.

New Hires/Life Events

View My Benefits

myChoices Retirement Enrollment

Securing your future, even if your retirement is decades away, starts with a solid retirement savings strategy. Through JHU’s myChoices Retirement portal, you can enroll, view your current plan, make changes to your contribution, or otherwise manage your JHU retirement savings.


View/Change Your Elections

Learn More About Your Benefits:

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Health & Life
Get the details on our extensive offerings of health and life insurance options for you and your family.
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Retirement Savings & Planning
Whether you’re just entering the workforce, about to retire, or already enjoying your post-work years, JHU has a variety of plans and programs to help.
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Time Off
View our holiday calendar, learn how sick and vacation days accrue, and get the details on our leave for new parents.
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Family Programs
Check out our family-focused programs—from adoption assistance, to help finding and paying for child care and elder care, and more.
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Wellness Programs
Sign up for a Zumba class, or get help quitting smoking or losing weight. We can even help you boost your financial health.
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Support Programs
Our program helps you through all of life’s moments—from the most mundane to the most challenging.
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Community Engagement
Find your opportunity to connect with and give back to the community through service and charitable opportunities.
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Tuition Assistance
Learn more about tuition grants, reimbursement, and remission, which can help you—and your family—realize your dreams.
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Save money with discounts on everything from rental cars to sporting events to theme parks, and more.
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Live Near Your Work
Thinking of buying a home in Baltimore City? Get a grant to help with your down payment and closing costs.
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Find links to benefits forms, provider contacts, summary plan descriptions, and more.