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University of Mississippi

State and School Employee’s Life Insurance



The State and School Employees’ Life Insurance Plan

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The State and School Employees’ Life Insurance Plan


Benefits-eligible employees


2 times of your basic annual earnings rounded to the next higher $1,000

  • Minimum coverage is $30,000
  • Maximum coverage is $100,000
  • Evidence of Insurability (EOI) is required if the coverage is elected outside of your initial eligibility period
  • Coverage increases due to changes in annual earnings are guaranteed to the plan maximum


 Employee and employer pay for the cost.

Employee:  9 cents per $1,000

Employer:  9 cents per $1,000

As a participant in the Mississippi State and School Employees’ Life Insurance Plan, you have access to affordable group term life insurance coverage. For more information on the options available to you, including eligibility and definitions, visit the state’s group life insurance site.

Coverage is guaranteed issue for new hires or employees who recently became eligible for benefits when enrollment is completed within 31 days of the qualifying event. All late applicants are subject to underwriting.

To Designate Your Beneficiary Online:

Beneficiary designations with the State Life Insurance Plan are made online via myBlue. Paper forms are also available on the site.

Plan Certificate