UA Paid Basic Life Insurance

Financial protection for your survivors in the event of your death is important for your family's welfare. The University of Alaska provides a $50,000 UA Paid Basic Life Insurance benefit to eligible employees at no cost.

Preview a brief summary of your Life Insurance Benefit options and How to Choose a Beneficiary to help to get you acquainted with your UA Paid Basic Life Insurance.  

All regular full-time and regular part-time employees become eligible for UA Paid Basic Life Insurance on the date of hire. Your group life insurance ends on the date that you terminate employment with the University.

No cost for eligible employees 

The benefits will be paid to the beneficiary you name on the Beneficiary Designation Form. You may change your beneficiary at any time by completing a new form.

If a life insurance claim needs to be filed, please contact the benefits team at