RF Human Resources

Employee Benefits

Benefits Open Enrollment will run from November 1 through November 30, 2020.  This is your opportunity to select the plans and coverage levels you want for 2021. Please review the following Benefits Bulletin for your classification:

Additional information can be found on the Research Foundation's YourRFBenefits website.  Any changes to your benefits will need to be made through Employee Self Service, as outlined in the Benefits Guide.  If you have any questions regarding Open Enrollment, or are having problems completing your online enrollment, please call the Research Foundation Benefits Department at (518) 437-4501. Please also make sure to print, and retain, your confirmation page as proof of your enrollment.

If you are having issues enrolling through Self-Service, please complete and return the applicable paper enrollment form(s) to RFHR@albany.edu:

Please be aware that all paper enrollment forms must be received no later than November 30, 2020.

RF Benefits News:

Below are links to frequently requested information on benefits topics such as:               

For more information about your benefits, please visit the RF Benefits Website, or you may contact RFHR office at (518) 437-4501.


The Research Foundation is an employer separate and distinct from SUNY and the State of New York, thereby offering separate and distinct compensation and benefits.  Please contact the RF HR Office with any questions pertaining to Research Foundation employment policies and procedures.