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2021 Benefits & Wellness Fair

Benefits & Wellness Virtual Fair

Month of November 2020

Get ready to make your open enrollment elections with virtual events and resources from benefit providers! All month long, join representatives for live webinars, schedule one-on-one meetings, participate in presentations for a chance to win great prizes, and more.

Mark Your Calendars!

Virtual events are hosted via Teams, Zoom, or other conferencing platforms. Registration is only required for select events. Many vendors are not requiring registration. For events that do not require registration, simply right click on the "Join Webinar" button of the event you would like to manually add to your calendar, and select "copy link location". You can copy and paste the link into your calendar.

Did you miss a presentation or need a refresher? Simply click the "View Presentation" button on the event you would to review.

Benefits & Wellness Fair

  • Legal, Auto & Home Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Dental
    Delta Dental
  • Dependent Care / Family Services & Resources
    Bright Horizons
  • Faculty and Staff Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life and Accident Insurance
  • Medical
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Prescription Drug
    Express Scripts (for CareFirst participants)
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Retirement Service Providers
  • Pet Insurance

Bright Horizons

To learn more about Bright Horizons' resources, visit or call 877-BH-CARES (242-2737)
Employer Username: AU | Password: Backup1

EP Federal Credit Union (EPFCU)

Learn about products and services offered by EPFCU that include checking, savings, CDs, IRAs and low rate mortgage, home equity, car and personal loans. For information about EPFCU visit or call 202-318-1991.



Tuesday, December 1

Budgeting and Planning for Reduced Cash Flow

Presented by PricewaterhouseCoopers

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Register to attend Budgeting & Planning webinar

Wednesday, December 2

Protecting Your Finances in Times of Global Uncertainty

Presented by PricewaterhouseCoopers

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Register to attend Protecting Your Finances webinar

Health & Welfare

Smart Spending on Health Care, Child Care, & Commuting Costs

Presented by ConnectYourCare on November 5
View ConnectYourCare presentation (PDF)

Flexible spending account and commuter benefits are tax-friendly benefits you can bank on! Learn how to enroll, maximize your account, and the value of FSA and commuter benefits.

Life Insurance, Long Term Disability and Accidental Insurance

Presented by Prudential on November 5
View Prudential presentation (PDF)

Learn about insurance that offers income protection for you and your family in cases of serious injury, illness, or even death.

Kaiser Permanente Medical Plan: Benefits Highlights, Navigating Care, Perks, and Other Resources

Presented by Kaiser on November 11
View Kaiser Permanente presentation (PDF)

Explore Kaiser Permanente's benefit highlights, navigating care, and new perks for your total care. Learn how Kaiser is leveraging their strengths to deliver high-quality care during the pandemic.

American University and Delta Dental Options

Presented by Delta Dental on November 13
View Delta Dental Presentation

Learn how to maximize your coverage, access your dentist virtually, and get your dental benefit questions answered regarding AU Dental plan options.

Financial Wellness

Taking Control of Your Money

Presented by PricewaterhouseCoopers on November 5
View the Taking Control of Your Money presentation (PDF)

Learn how to manage your money, maintain good credit, take control of your debt, and even how to protect yourself from identity theft.

Managing Your Student Loans

Presented by PricewaterhouseCoopers on November 10
Presentation coming soon

Smart student loan pay down strategies and ways to balance your various financial priorities. Shorten the timeframe of your loan, evaluate whether refinancing makes sense, and take a look at the programs and pay down options that may be available to you.

Work-Life, Family Resources & Other Benefits

Bright Horizons Benefits & Options

Presented by Bright Horizons on November 5
View Bright Horizons presentation (PDF)

Learn about convenient back-up child care and adult or elder loved ones with in-home care providers who comply with specific health guidelines.

Dog Prone to Cat-astrophes? Protect Your Pocketbook with Nationwide

Presented by Nationwide on November 10
View Nationwide presentation (PDF)

Have a fuzzy, scaly, or feathered friend? Paws for a moment and remember your pet's last vet visit. Purrty expensive, right? Explore Nationwide's My Pet Protection plan offered to AU employees.

Financial Wellness

Presented by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

Budgeting & Planning for Reduced Cash Flow

Tuesday, December 1 | 12pm

Analyze your current cash flow, build emergency savings, and understand the impact to your long-term financial goals.

Register for Budget Webinar

Protecting Your Finances in Times of Global Uncertainty

Wednesday, December 2 | 1pm

COVID-19 has created unprecedented uncertainty for many of us. Focus on positive steps including evaluating and managing immediate cash needs, managing investment, and more.

Register for Finances Webinar