September 21, 2023

Reminders: Guarantee Life insurance Opportunities

Please contact Denise Frye, with any questions. 

REMINDER:  Guarantee Life Insurance Coverage Opportunities 

New York Life

  • All full time employees are eligible to purchase a whole life policy from $5,000 to a maximum of $200,000.
  • The last day for general information sessions is today, Monday, September 14.
  • General information sessions begins at 9 am, Noon & 3pm in Lee Hall Room 412.
  • For  individual appointments, please contact Denise Frye at

Washington National

  • All employees are eligible however guarantee issue up to $50,000 is contingent upon the enrolment of 74 employees.
  • On campus visits are September 15, 21, 29 & 30 and October 13, 14 & 15 in Lee Hall Room 412 

New York Life Insurance and Washington National Insurance are providing  guaranteed issue life insurance (no medical questions, no physicals).  Please think carefully about your life insurance beyond your UMW employment because our coverage is a term life insurance policy.  If you leave employment before you are eligible to retire, your life insurance ends.

Learn More:

Impact on benefits due to separation

Full time group basic life insurance benefit 

If you are purchasing optional life insurance

To confirm your coverage amount, you may contact Minnesota Life at 1-800-441-2258 or if participating in VRS,  log into your MyVRS account.