2018 MetLife Dental Insurance

The benefits information and rates listed below are for 2018. Click here for 2019 dental benefits information.

MetLife LogoMetLife is UofL's dental provider.  There are two options for dental insurance, the basic plan and the enhanced plan, which includes adult orthodontia.

You may visit any dentist, however, out-of pocket expense is less with greater savings when utilizing an in-network provider.  Remember, when visiting an out-of-network provider you will be responsible for charges above the in-network covered benefit allowance by the MetLife plan.

MetLife Contact Information:

Customer Service: 1-866-832-5756


Find an In-Network Provider

To find a participating dentist, visit Metlife online and enter 'University of Louisville' or call 1-866-832-5756. 

Know what your plan covers

Your Dental Benefits Summary describes in detail your MetLife benefits and the differences between the Basic and Enhanced Dental Plans.  You can also find additional benefit payment information via MetLife's website or by calling 1-866-832-5756.

2018 Rates

Monthly Rates for 12 Month Full-time and Part-time Active Employees:

Basic Dental PlanEnhanced Dental Plan
Employee Coverage$21.27$24.93
Employee + Spouse/QA$42.52$49.83
Employee + Children$50.20$58.82
Employee + Family$77.62$90.96

Monthly Rates for 10 Month Full-time and Part-time Active Employees:

Basic Dental PlanEnhanced Dental Plan
Employee Coverage$25.52$29.92
Employee + Spouse/QA$51.02$59.80
Employee + Children$60.24$70.58
Employee + Family$93.14$109.15

Plan Documents

Dental Plan Options (PDF)

Dental Benefits Summary (PDF)

Notice of Privacy Practices (PDF)

Did you know?

You can go to the School of Dentistry dental clinic for a full range of general and specialty dental services. Dental students, dental hygiene students and dental residents provide the majority of treatment under faculty supervision. The clinic has lower fees and provides discounts on orthodontia and other services. Call 852-5096 to set-up an appointment.