Changes to these plans may be made once a month by initiating a benefits "change in transit/parking amount" event in MyDay. You can access MyDay through your apps locker on your homepage. Your change will take effect on the first of the month following the date of your MyDay change. For further assistance with MyDay please contact MyDayHelp@newschool.edu. For any benefits assistance please contact Benefits Help at 212-229-5671 extension 4942 or visit Human Resources at
80 Fifth Avenue, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10011.
If you and/or your qualified dependent(s) lose eligibility under CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program) or Medicaid or have been determined eligible for state premium assistance under either the CHIP or Medicaid programs, you and your qualified dependents have 60 days from the date coverage ends or the eligibility determination date to end coverage or enroll.
Generally you may only change your elections for these plans once a year, during the university's annual Open Enrollment period. However you may change your elections during the calendar year if you have a Change in Status as defined by the Internal Revenue Code.
Change requests must be made no later than 31 days after the date of the status change as described below.
Marriage, death of spouse, divorce or annulment, legal separation.
Birth, adoption or placement for adoption, death of dependent child, newly eligible dependents due to plan design change, dependent no longer eligible according to the terms of the plan, loss of student status, marriage of dependent child.
Domestic partner gain or loss of other coverage, a newly established domestic partnership, termination of an existing domestic partnership.
Employee or dependent loses other coverage.
Commencement or termination of employment, commencement or return from an unpaid leave of absence, change in employment classification that affects the individual's eligibility under the plans, and change in worksite.
You or another individual is required to provide health coverage for your dependent child(ren).
Establishing a domestic partnership with a state or local municipality, or termination of a domestic partnership or change in residence of the employee, spouse, domestic partner or dependent child(ren).
The provider of the dependent care changes or your cost for dependent care significantly increases or decreases.
In the case of the birth of a child, the change becomes effective on the child's date of birth. All other changes become effective the first of the month following the event.
For any assistance with MyDay please contact
MyDayHelp@newschool.edu or contact Benefits at 212-229-5671 extension 4942.
Office of Human Resources
80 Fifth Avenue, 8th floor (Map)
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
HR Information Services
Benefits Forms and Documents
Part-Time Faculty Benefits Eligibility Criteria Checklist (PDF)
Mannes Part-Time Faculty Benefits Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Employee Assistance Program