Vision Insurance Plan

The University offers EyeMed Vision plan as a voluntary, supplemental insurance plan for which the employee pays full cost, if elected. Enrollment may be requested during the initial period upon employment with Baylor University or during the open enrollment period each year. Monthly premiums are pre-tax.

Vision Insurance Highlights

Baylor University offers an EyeMed Vision plan as a voluntary, supplemental insurance plan for which the employee pays full cost, if elected.

  • 40% off complete pair of prescription eyeglasses
  • 20% off non-prescription sunglasses
  • 20% off remaining balance beyond plan coverage
  • Monthly premiums are pre-tax
Vision Care Services Member Cost In-Network Out-of-Network Cost Reimbursement Up To
Exam (with dilation as necessary) $0 copay $45
Contact Lenses (allowance includes materials only)

Conventional: $0 copay, $130 allowance, 15% off balance over $130

Disposable: $0 copay, $130 allowance, plus balance over $130

Medically Necessary: $0 copay, paid in full

Conventional: $105

Disposable: $105

Medically Necessary: $210

Frames (any available at provider location) $0 copay, $130 allowance, 20% off balance over $130 $91

EXAM: Once Every 12 months
LENSES OR CONTACTS: Once Every 12 Months; Contact lens fit and 2 follow-up visits are available once a comprehensive eye exam has been completed.
FRAMES: Once Every 12 Months

NOTE: To view additional available vision care service coverage and amounts not listed on this chart, employee's can use the EyeMed Vision member's phone app.

Vision Related Topics & Resources