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2018 Benefits Handbook (Summary Plan Description)

The 2018 Benefits Handbook, also known as Summary Plan Description (SPD), is a summary of the Caltech benefit program that focuses on our health, welfare, and retirement benefits. This interactive benefits summary was created to help Faculty, Staff, and Postdoctoral Scholars understand the Caltech benefits program.

Click below for the interactive and printable SPD:

The 2019 SPD will be available later in the year but you can reference the Summary of Material Modifications in the interim:

If you need more health & welfare information that is not included in the SPD, review the Evidence of Coverage (EOC) below.

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 2019 Medical Plans

Southern California

Outside of Southern California

2019 Dental and Vision Plans

2019 Disability Benefits

2019 Life Insurance and Personal Accident Insurance

2019 Additional Benefits

Annual Required Notices

Contact the Caltech or JPL Benefits Office if you have any questions.