University of Maine System Retiree Health Benefits

With Appreciation

The University of Maine System would like to take this opportunity to express most sincere appreciation for the outstanding service of its employees as they either contemplate retirement or perhaps already enjoy its many benefits and opportunities.

Useful Information

Consistent with the desire to remain supportive of employees throughout their association with the System, this site is designed to furnish useful information and resources maintained to assist employees no matter where they may be in the retirement process.

Choice between Aon and Aetna

Whether a retiree selects health or dental benefits available through the Aon Retiree Health Exchange or the Aetna Medicare Advantage plan, here you will find valuable guidance to help ensure the best possible retirement experience.

Listings to Support the Interests of Retirees

There are listings for Aon and Aetna, TIAA, EBPA and CMS where you can locate what you need to know for successful Open Enrollment, bill reconciliation, Health Savings Account administration and much more. You will also find helpful connections to U.S. Government and Maine agencies that can prove outstanding sources of information and understanding, as well.

Your Retirement Guide

An important resource available to those contemplating retirement from the University of Maine System is your Retirement Guide located within MaineStreet and should be a part of consideration in both timing and personal options.

Frequently Asked Questions

Besides useful links and email addresses, you’ll also discover an exhaustive presentation of Frequently Asked Questions or FAQs compiled to keep you moving forward.

Your Employee Benefits Center

As always, should you need help with your retiree benefits, please get in touch with your Employee Benefits Center, (EBC) at benefits@maine.edu or 1-207-973-3373.


Frequently Asked Questions

Please visit the Retiree Health Benefits Frequently Asked Questions page if you have additional questions.


University-sponsored Aetna and Cigna Group Plan Resources

Below you will find important documents and instructions to assist in your enrollment process.

Benefits summaries and rate information:

Additional benefit summaries available for retirees in the Aetna Extended Service Area (ESA) and South Carolina residents plans are available upon request.

Maine Agency on Medicare Supplement from the Maine Bureau of Insurance

Among other helpful resources for retirees is the Medicare Supplement Brochure (External Site) available through the Maine Bureau of Insurance.

Plan Sign Up Instructional Video

This Health Plan Enrollment Instruction Video (External Site) is available to you in a recorded format.


Contact Information

University of Maine System Resources:

University of Maine System Employee Benefit Center 
Email: benefits@maine.edu 
Phone: 207-973-3373

Aon Retiree Health Exchange Resources:

Aon Retiree Health Exchange
Phone: 1-833-704-1028 (TTY 711)
Web: Aon Retiree Health Exchange Website (External Site)

Vendor Contact Information: