When will Open Enrollment selections take effect?

Open Enrollment is right around the corner. Are you ready? To help you prepare, Vanderbilt’s HR team is sharing the top 10 things you need to know.

Today’s tip is to remember that selections made during Open Enrollment will be effective Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2015, unless you have a qualifying life event such as marriage, divorce or the birth of a child.

Open Enrollment begins at 8 a.m. on Oct. 15 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 31. Visit for additional information, and stay tuned for more tips!