Loyola University Maryland

Office of Human Resources

Medical Insurance

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The University currently offers three health care plans. They are CareFirst BlueCross/BlueShield Preferred Provider Network (BCBS PPO), BlueChoice HMO (health maintenance organization) and HealthyBlue HSA (qualified high deductible health plan). All plans provide prescription coverage. Benefits are available on a pre-tax basis. 

Enrollment is optional and you may waive coverage if you are covered under another health plan. For more information on the health care plans, please select the plan of interest below:

BlueCross/BlueShield PPO
BlueChoice HMO
HealthyBlue HSA QHDHP

Employee Eligibility

You are eligible to enroll in a medical plan if you are:
A Regular Administrator or Support Staff member hired to work at least 22.5 hours each week or
A Core or Full-time Faculty member

Dependent Eligibility

If you are covered under a medical plan, you may also elect coverage for your spouse/LDA and your eligible dependent children. You will select from one of the following levels of coverage: 

    Employee only 
    Employee and 1 Child 
    Employee and Spouse/LDA 
    Employee and Children 
    Family (employee, spouse/LDA and child(ren)

All medical plans will cover dependent children until age 26, regardless of whether or not they are full-time college students.

How to Enroll

For new hires or newly eligible employees - you must attend a weekly orientation meeting. Contact the benefits & wellness office at 410-617-1365 if you have not attended an orientation.

Open Enrollment - occurs each year usually in April. A general notification will be sent to all eligible employees before the start of Open Enrollment.

Qualified Life Event Status Change - log in to Inside.Loyola and select the Benefits Enrollment link. You will be redirected to your personal online benefits enrollment page. Make your changes by selecting New Change Request.

Enrollment Resources

How to access "My Account"
"My Account" CareFirst plan access - log in or create your online account.