2019 Benefits Open Enrollment

November 1st through November 16th

Log in to the Benefits Portal at macalester.bswift.com to review, elect & confirm benefit elections


Available Benefits

Health Benefits
Health Insurance Dental Insurance
Health Savings Account (HSA) Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for Health
Vision Insurance Wellness & Well-being
Educational Benefits
529 College Savings Plan Dependent Tuition Assistance Program (DTAP)
Staff Training and Development Assistance
Planning for the Future
Retirement Life Insurance and AD&D
Identity Protection Disability Insurance
Flexible Spending Account (FSA) for Dependent Care Long Term Care Insurance
Time Off and Leaves
Faculty Time Off Benefits Leaves of Absence
Staff Time Off Benefits Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
Holidays Workers’ Compensation
Other Benefits and Community Perks
Community Perks Domestic Partners
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Legal Plan
Travel Assistance

Self-Service Portals

Log in to the Benefits Portal at macalester.bswift.com to:

Log in to 1600grand at 1600grand.macalester.edu to:

  • Complete time sheets and leave reports
  • Review pay stubs
  • Set up direct deposit
  • Elect electronic W2 tax form
  • Review current time off balances


Jason Dempster, Associate Director