Benefits Eligibility - Benefit-Eligible Fellowship Holders

See the Graduate Student section for more information on benefits eligibility and enrollment.

Eligibility Criteria Eligible Not Eligible

Holders of designated fellowship

Michigan Science Training Program fellows

Check with your department if you do not know if you are sponsored for GradCare under this provision.

GradCare only, includes Prescription Drug coverage

Dental Plan (Option 1, 2, and 3)

Vision Plan

Legal Services Plan

MHealthy wellness programs - see


Long-Term Disability

Retirement Plans (Basic, SRA, and 457(b))

University Life, Optional Life, and Dependent Life Insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts

Business Travel Accident Insurance

MHealthy Rewards program

The University of Michigan in its sole discretion may modify, amend, or terminate the benefits provided with respect to any individual receiving benefits, including active employees, retirees, and their dependents. Although the university has elected to provide these benefits this year, no individual has a vested right to any of the benefits provided. Nothing in these materials gives any individual the right to continued benefits beyond the time the university modifies, amends, or terminates the benefit. Anyone seeking or accepting any of the benefits provided will be deemed to have accepted the terms of the benefits programs and the university's right to modify, amend or terminate them.