Vision Insurance


Online: VSP | Phone: 800.877.7195

Summary of Benefits

The VSP plan offers employees coverage for routine eye exams, lenses and frames, contacts, and discounts for LASIK eye surgery. For details on this new benefit, please refer to the information located in the links below.

Enrollment in a UAH medical or dental plan is not required to choose vision coverage. Premiums for the vision plan insurance are pretax deductions from your paycheck. Bi-monthly premiums are:

Single Family
$4.04 $11.62

The vision plan coverage is a nationwide plan that offers both in-network and out-of network coverage. For a full listing of vision providers, click here for the online directory.

Vision Discount Program

Online: Family Vision Center 

For those employees who did not enroll in the VSP Vision Insurance program, a discount program through Family Vision Center is available. Family Vision Center offers five locations to choose from in Huntsville, Madison, Athens, and Hazel Green. A brochure with pricing information is available in the Benefits Office.

This program is available to all full-time faculty and staff. You DO NOT have to participate in the UAH health or dental insurance to participate in this program. Employees DO NOT pay a monthly premium for the discounted eyewear benefit at the above mentioned locations. You simply pay the applicable co-payment or discounted rate at the time services are rendered.