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Open Enrollment Dates

September 18 - October 13, 2023

Taking care of your eyes is easy with
CSU Retirees and VSP® Vision Care.

California State University benefit-eligible retirees have the option of two affordable, easy-to-use voluntary vision plans. Cover the essentials with the Basic Plan or upgrade to the Premier Plan to enjoy enhanced coverage, such as an increased frame or contact lens allowance every plan year. 

Ready to get started? Click 'View Your 2024 Plan' and 'Open Enrollment Guide' to learn more about the vision coverage available to you and how to enroll or make changes online. Then, use the 'Enroll Now/Make Changes' button to enroll or make changes to your vision coverage for 2024.

More information is available to you at CSU Retirees Open Enrollment


With VSP, taking care of your vision and overall eye health is easy.
As a member, you can:

Save More Money

Get access to more than $3,000 in savings with Exclusive Member Extras from VSP and industry-leading brands.*

Maximize Your Benefits

With thousands of in-network doctors, it’s easy to find a VSP provider near you. Get more when you Premier EdgeTM location, including private practice doctors and Visionworks®!

Find Great Eyewear

Get the best value and choices in eyewear with brand names you know and love at your VSP network doctor. Prefer to shop online? Shop in-network and integrate your benefits on Eyeconic®-the VSP preferred online retailer. 

Get Your Member ID Card

Though an ID card is not required to receive services from VSP providers, you can print a copy for your records from your VSP member account.

Save with VSP Coverage

Column 1 lists type of coverage, column 2 lists cost of coverage without VSP, column 3 lists cost of coverage with VSP
  Without VSP Coverage With VSP Premier Coverage
Eye Exam $203.00 $10.00
Frame $210.00 $0.00
Bifocal lenses $167.00 Included with Frame
Standard Progressive Lenses $95.00 $0.00
Anti-glare Coating $152.00 $85.00
Tinted Lenses $35.00 $0.00
Retiree-only Annual Premium $0.00 $177.60

Your Estimated Annual Savings With VSP



Coverage with a retail chain may be different or not apply. Out-of-pocket cost based on a $210 frame purchase.

Based on state and national averages for eye exams and most commonly purchased brands. This chart represents average savings for VSP members at in-network providers. Your actual savings will depend on the eyewear you choose, the plan available to you, the eye doctor you visit, your copays, your premium, and whether it is deducted from your paycheck pre-tax.


Please contact VSP at 800.400.4569.

+You can request Evidence of Coverage documents for the 2023 plan year by contacting VSP Member Services at 800.400.4569.
*Log in to your VSP member account to check your benefits for eligibility and to confirm in-network locations based on your plan type. Frame brands and promotions are subject to change.