You may receive up to $45 reimbursement for single vision corrective lenses and receive up to $50 reimbursement for bifocal or trifocal corrective lenses.  For all contact lenses, 1 box per eye will be reimbursed, up to $45 for single-vision contacts and up to $50 for bifocal / multifocal contacts.

Employees and eligible dependents are entitled to receive one reimbursement for lenses purchased in a designated two-year contract period.

Please be advised that the Rutgers University vision care plan does not apply to RBHS employees.

The current two-year contract period is from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019.


  • Obtain an original itemized receipt for the purchase of corrective lenses
  • Complete a Vision Care Plan Claim Form
  • Mail the entire Vision Care Plan Claim Form and the original itemized receipt to University Human Resources
  • Effective February 15, 2013, employees will receive their reimbursement through either direct deposit, if enrolled, or in their biweekly paycheck. This reimbursement will have a payroll code of "VisionReim" on the paystub and will not be subject to taxes or pension calculations.