If you are unable to attend the virtual welcome session, view these recorded presentations to learn key information as you get started on your Stanford career.
Health & Life Benefits Summary
Learn about the health benefits available to you, including medical, dental, life, how to make benefits changes (such as adding a dependent), and more. (17:51)
In addition to viewing this video, please review/download the 2023 Benefits Summary for an overview of your benefits.
Retirement savings: Overview
Get a comprehensive overview (41:07) of the plans available to help you save for retirement, including options to start saving after receiving your first paycheck and how the matching program works once you are eligible. For a live overview, sign up for a Retirement Savings workshop (1 hour), presented monthly, where you'll hear about the options and be able to ask questions. The Summary Plan Description is available here.
BeWell encourages benefits-eligible employees to commit to their health and well-being. New hires are encouraged to enroll and start earning during the 2024 program year, from Jan. 4 - Nov. 30, 2024. For an overview of the programs and services that support your well-being, visit bewell.stanford.edu