Open Enrollment- October 3 to November 3, 2017

Our annual open erolllment period will be from October 3 to November 3, 2017. All information and forms have been posted on the Human Resource portlet of the SUNY Orange portal. Please log in to the portal to access this information and related forms.


Benefits Fair

The Middletown Benefits fair will be held on Thursday, October 12th from 9 am until 12 pm in the George Shepard Student Center Cafeteria (bottom floor).

The Newburgh Benefits fair will be held on Tuesday, October 17th from 9 am until 12 pm in the Kaplan Great Room.


There will be represenatives from the NYS Empire Plan, TIAA, NYS Employee's Retirement System, NYS Deferred Compensation, CSEA Insurance, AFLAC, VOYA, VALIC, County Dental, Hudson Heritage Federal Credit Union, YMCA, Liberty Mutual, Sam's Club, Mid-hudson Valley Federal Credit Union and People's United bank will be available to answer Questions.


There will also be an opportunity for all those who attend to enter a drawing for various gifts from our plan sponsors.


Health Care Exchange Notice

It is mandated that we, as your employer distribute the New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options and your Health Coverage form from the Department of Labor, with SUNY Orange’s information. For those employees who currently have health coverage through SUNY Orange, your health coverage does not change.

The fact sheet provides you information about the health insurance coverage options available through the Health Insurance Marketplace that became effective January 1, 2014. More information on the health care reform law and the Marketplace (or “exchange”) is available at

New Health Insurance Marketplace Coverage Options and Your Health Coverage Fact Sheet

(If you need a more accessible version of this fact sheet, please call Human Resources at 845-341-4660)

News and Events

TIAA Individual Counseling Sessions for Fall 2017

Dates Time Location
Tuesday, October 24 9 am to 3 pm Newburgh TWR 508
Wednesday, October 25 9 am to 3 pm Orange Hall, HR Conference Room
Monday, November 13 9 am to 3 pm Orange Hall, HR Conference Room
Tuesday, November 14 9 am to 1 pm Newburgh TWR 508

You can discuss your personal financial situation with an experience TIAA financial consultant on a confidential basis. They are available to discuss how to help you achieve your financial goals by investing in financial solutions such as mutual funds, brokerage, life insurance and annuities.

To schedule an appointment please call (800) 732-8353, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 8 pm. (ET)