Active Participants

Confirm your Fidelity election during open enrollment: September 27 – October 22, 2021 Enrollment: New enrollment is not required. During Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE), you will have the opportunity to confirm your current election and make changes. You can find step-by-step instructions on how to do so through MyUW Portal by reviewing the 403(b) ABE Elections Guide pdf .

Account Balance: Your current account balance with Fidelity will remain with Fidelity.

Future Contributions: Your contributions will continue to go to Fidelity, unless you make a change.

Investment Pre-selection Window: Beginning November 1, 2021, you will be able to pre-select your investment elections for your account balance and future contributions.

If you do not make pre-selections, your balance and any future contributions will move to an age-appropriate target date fund.

Investment selections for future contributions will be effective with contributions deduction from your January 13, 2022 paycheck.

Terminated employees

Your current account balance with Fidelity will remain with Fidelity, unless you make a change. However, you may wish to select new investments during the Investment Pre-selection Window, starting November 1, 2021, or your account balance will move to an age-appropriate target date fund.

Beneficiary Designations: Your current beneficiary election(s) will not be affected by these changes. We encourage you to take this time to review your beneficiary(ies) and make any necessary updates.

Updated: 10/08/2021

Every effort has been made to ensure this information is current and correct. Information on this page does not constitute financial advice or guarantee enrollment, benefits and/or the ability to make changes to your benefits.