Expense Account Plans

Health Benefit Expense Account Plan (HBEA)

If you are enrolled in this plan, you may submit claims for reimbursement of eligible expenses incurred during the entire calendar year in which you retire. Claims for reimbursement of eligible expenses may be filed until March 31 of the calendar year following your date of retirement.

Dependent Care Expense Account Plan (DCEA)

If you are enrolled in this plan, your account will remain active for 31 days following the last day of the month in which you are employed with the University. Expenses incurred after the 31-day extension period will not be eligible for reimbursement. Only the amount contributed through your final paycheck is available for reimbursement. No pre-funding is available. Claims for reimbursement of eligible expenses may be filed until March 31 of the calendar year following your date of retirement.