VSP provides Seattle University’s vision coverage to faculty/staff and their families. If interested in vision coverage, you may choose between a 'core' and 'enhanced' vision plan.
VSP is a PPO plan that covers both in-network and out–of-network providers. You will receive the highest level of benefit using in-network providers. You can find a list of network providers at www.vsp.com
Below is a brief outline of the benefits provided. Refer to the Certificate of Coverage for a comprehensive description of plan benefits. Under all circumstances, the Certificate of Coverage will take precedence over information contained on this website.
|Benefit||Core Vision Plan||Enhanced Vision Plan|
|Exam (once each 12 months)||$20 copay||$20 copay|
|Lenses (once each 12 months)||100% for single vision, bifocal, trifocal and lenticular lenses||100% for single vision, bifocal, trifocal and lenticular lenses|
|Frames||$130 allowance (once each 24 months) plus 20% off any out-of-pocket cost||$250 allowance (once each 12 months) plus 20% off any out-of-pocket cost|
|Contact lenses (in lieu of glasses)|
|Exam (once each 12 months)||Not to exceed $60 copay||Not to exceed $60 copay|
|Elective (once each 12 months)||$130 allowance||$250 allowance|