Accidental Death & Dismemberment


The California State University recognizes that individuals have different needs and has provided eligible employees the opportunity to apply for the right amount of protection for you and your family at very competitive group rates. Voluntary Accidental Death and Dismemberment covers you or your beneficiaries, in the event of death or dismemberment as a result of a covered accident. You may elect Voluntary AD&D coverage in the following amounts:

If you elect coverage for yourself, you may elect coverage for your dependents in the following amounts:

It's Easy to Enroll

To apply for Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment coverage, simply use one of the options listed below.

  1. Complete the enrollment at For more information about how to apply for this important coverage or if you have additional questions including technical assistance please contact The Standard at 800.378.5745.

  2. Complete the Enrollment Form and The California State University Payroll Deduction Authorization form and return them to The Standard at the following address.

    CSU Benefits Team
    Standard Insurance Company
    900 SW Fifth Avenue
    Portland, OR 97204

For answers to commonly asked questions, costs, exclusions, limitations and reductions, please review the Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance Booklet.