Qualifying Life Events

Qualifying Life Events for lab employees:

*If you are a Berkeley Lab (LBNL) Postdoc looking to find additional information on benefits, click here 


During the Qualifying Life Event, you may also enroll any other eligible family members not already enrolled in your UC-sponsored health plans. The Period of Initial Eligibility (PIE) generally starts on the first day of the qualifying event and ends 31 days later.

Good to Know

Making changes to your disability, life, and AD&D insurance 


To make changes to your voluntary disability, supplemental life insurance, and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) coverage at any time throughout the year.  Learn how to make the changes on UCNet.