Employee Benefits

Dawson Community College offers a comprehensive benefits package organized by the Montana University System. Each employee receives $1054.00 and from that employees are required to accept Medical, Dental, Life Insurance/AD&D and Long Term Disability. Optional selections include: Supplemental Life, Dependent Life Insurance, Supplemental AD&D, Vision, Long Term Care and Flexible Spending Accounts.

Our package includes the following:

  • Medical, Dental, and optional Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance/AD&D & Long Term Disability
  • Optional Flexible Spending Account
  • Vacation Leave: 15 days/year – eligible to use after 6 months
  • Personal Leave: 3 days per year, pro-rated per start date (can be used immediately)
  • Sick Leave with full pay: 8 hrs/month (eligible after 90 days of continuous employment)
  • Montana Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and Teachers Retirement System (TRS)

 Healthcare & Benefit Vendors

Montana University System (MUS) Choices Website

To receive your best benefits, STAY IN-NETWORK with your health plan

Allegiance 1-877-778-8600, www.abpmtpa.com/mus

Blue Cross and Blue Shield 1-800-820-1674, www.bcbsmt.com

PacificSource 1-877-590-1596, www.pacificsource.com/mus
MUS Choices Annual Enrollment Benefits – Enrollment Workbook & Enrollment Form

Medical Health Insurance Choices – MUS Group Plans – 1-877-778-8600

Dental Insurance – Delta Dental – 1-866-579-5717

Basic Life Insurance AD&D – Standard Life Insurance 800-759-8702

Long Term Disability – Standard Life Insurance 800-759-8702

Optional Choices

Supplemental Life Insurance & Dependent Life Insurance

Supplemental AD&D Life Insurance

Long Term Care – UNUM Life Insurance – 1-800-227-4165

Flexible Spending Account


Pharmacy Plans
Ridgeway Mail Order – 1-800-630-3214
Costco Mail Order –

Effective July 1, 2017, Navitus Health Solutions will be the new Pharmacy Benefit Manager for the MUS Plan.

Effective July 1, 2017, Lumicera Health Services will be the new Specialty Pharmacy for the MUS Plan.

Prescriptions can be filled at a participating retail pharmacy for either a 34 or 90-day supply.

Mail Order prescriptions for a 90-day supply can be filled at Ridgeway, Costco, or miRx (only delivers to Montana, Idaho, Washington, Wyoming, S. Dakota, and N. Dakota).

Flexible Spending Accounts and Dependent Care Expenses

Allegiance Flex Advantage– 1-877-424-3570 or

email: Flex-inquire@askallegiance.com

Montana University System Wellness Program

Retirement Plans

Marketplace Notification Information

Retiree Benefits

Please contact your Human Resources Office with questions.
377-9430 or 377-9412 or email us at hr@dawson.edu