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Enrollment Dates

September 9 - October 4, 2019

Taking care of your eyes is easy with

State of California Retirees and VSP® Vision Care.

Oops! As a Retiree, you received a mailer with the wrong costs for premium and custom progressive lenses. Please view your plan summary before enrollment.

It's open enrollment! The choice is yours. Don't lift a finger to keep your current coverage. Get covered for the essentials with the Basic Plan or upgrade to the more personalized Premier Plan and enjoy enhanced coverage with even lower premiums.


You deserve access to personalized eye care and to experience your life in focus.
As a member, you'll experience:

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Value and Savings

VSP members get an extra $20 to spend on featured frame brands*.

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Choice of Providers

Choose a VSP network doctor, visit a participating retail chain, or any out-of-network provider.


Great Eyewear

Access stylish frames and lens upgrades for your entire family.

Your Savings with VSP

Column 1 lists type of coverage, column 2 lists cost of coverage without VSP, column 3 lists cost of coverage with VSP
Save with VSP Coverage Without VSP Coverage With VSP Premier CalHR Coverage
Eye Exam $181.00 $10.00
Frame $200.00 $25.00
Bifocal Lenses $154.00 $0.00
Standard Progressive Lenses $104.00 $0.00
Impact-Resistant Lenses $66.00 $15.00
Light-Reactive Lenses $115.00 $0.00
Retiree-Only Annual Premium $0.00 $206.76

Your Savings with VSP



Comparison based on national averages for comprehensive eye exams and most commonly purchased brands. NOTE: Dollar amounts in the savings chart are estimates and don't reflect additional discounts from current VSP offers.

Know someone retiring who has VSP?
They can continue to get VSP vision benefits when they no longer have coverage through their employer.

VSP offers Individual Vision Plans with the same quality vision care, doctor network, and service they’ve enjoyed, but now direct, with plans they can buy on their own. They can check out for plan info and details, or speak to one of our customer service representatives at 855.STAY.VSP (855.782.9877) Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST.

*Extra $20 available only to VSP members with applicable plan benefits. Frame brands and promotions are subject to change.