Retiree Benefits

The University System of Georgia is updating benefits information regarding the recent Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriages. You may view the new information about benefits enrollment on the HR home page: Look in the grey “HR NEWS” box and select the link.

UGA Human Resources is ready to accept documentation to add same-sex spouses to existing benefits plans. Any questions about this process may be directed to UGA Human Resources at 706-542-2222 or

For information about 2016 changes in retiree health insurance:

For enrollment, insurance, changes in benefits, retirement savings, please visit:

For other campus services and resources:

For Social Security:;
or call: (866) 964-3294

For Medicare:


Did you know about these campus benefits?

As a UGARA Member, you get...

  1. Half-price on parking on campus.
  2. Use of the Ramsey Center.
  3. Use of library.
  4. A discount at the bookstore.
  5. Masters Swimming program at the Ramsey Center.
  6. Free Spanish and Portuguese classes through LACSI, (706) 542-9079.
  7. Tech support from EITS, (706) 542-3106.
  8. The ability to learn new software from Lynda,
  9. UGA retirees may subscribe to Columns, mailed first-class in paper format, for $20 a year (half of the regular subscription price of $40). Columns is also online at To sign up to receive a free email reminder when a new issue is posted online, email