Office of Benefits Administration

Welcome to the University Benefits Office! Our team administers all employee benefits programs available to CUNY employees and retirees.  The goal of the City University of New York is to offer a comprehensive benefits package that will meet both the present and future needs of our employees and their families.  The types of benefits managed through CUNY’s University Benefits Office include health, welfare, retirement and other programs.  Depending upon your role at CUNY, you are eligible for a specific benefit program.

This website will allow you to obtain a summary of the benefits available to you, as well as to research your benefit plans in more detail.  Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your Benefits Specialist on campus.

Your Benefits at a Glance

A summary of the benefits are available to you in more detail. Depending upon your title at CUNY (please refer to your offer letter), you are eligible for a specific benefit program. Click on “Read More” next to your title for more information.

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Benefits Forms

Forms are available here. There may be links from outside vendors such as Flexible Spending Accounts, etc. Contact the Benefits Office if you have any questions.

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The Earth Month Pledge is Live!

To the BCC community:

Earth Month Pledge

511NY Rideshare is ready to kick off our 2022 Earth Month Campaign! Celebrate this international holiday with us by pledging to participate in one or more environmentally conscious activities. Join the state-wide challenge to commute sustainably by clicking the Earth Month Pledge link and earn your Earth Month badge on 511NY Rideshare.

Plus, participate in our NYC Photo Contest – represent your organization by taking a pic of your green pledge, submit it with your name and organization name to 347-609-7930.

 Happy Earth Month 2022!

511NY Rideshare
Dial 511, say ‘Rideshare’

Upcoming Webinars

Subject: TIAA Online Meetings

Description: No matter where you are in life—just getting started or planning for retirement—a session with NANCY VANDERGOOT
can help you create a plan for your goals. And, it’s at no additional cost as a part of your retirement plan. You’ll get
answers to these questions and more:


  • Am I invested in the right mix of investments to help meet my goals?
  • Am I saving enough to create the retirement income I need?
  • How do I take income from my retirement account once I stop working?

Link to Register: LINK

Subject: NYS 529 College Savings Plan

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 12:00 PM and the first Wednesday of every month

Description: It’s never too early to start saving for college. The right time is right now. Register now to attend the NY’s 529 College Savings Webinar- your voluntary benefit. We will discuss the following:


  • What is a 529?
  • Who can open a 529?
  • What are the advantages?

Link to Register: LINK

Learn more at

Subject: CCA@YourService

Dates and Links to Event:

  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 12:00 PM PDF Icon
  • Wednesday, April 27, 2022 at 2:00 PM PDF Icon

Description: We are pleased to announce that we are collaborating with CCA, our EAP vendor to offer university wide Manager Orientation Training Seminars.  These 30-minute seminars will take place on a monthly basis beginning in February and will focus on how the EAP program can be helpful.

NYC Labor Relations Upcoming Events

2022 Benefits Open Enrollment has ended.

2023 Open Enrollment dates and other information will be on this page in 2022.

Benefits Contact

Purysabel Uregar, Benefits Specialist

Location: South Hall 104
Phone: 718.289.5111

Belkis Soler, Benefits Coodinator

Location: South Hall 104
Phone: 718.289.5116

Human Resources

Location: South Hall, Room 106
Office Hours: Mon.- Fri. 9 a.m- 5 p.m.
P: 718.289.5119
F: 718.289.6000

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