If you are the surviving spouse, domestic partner, or dependent of a deceased WashU employee or retiree, or an active employee who has lost a covered spouse/domestic partner or dependent child, please contact the WashU Benefits Team at 314-935-2332 or 866-232-1482 or via email at hr-benefitsmail@wustl.edu to determine the benefits available to you and the impact on your future benefits. When notifying the Benefits team of a death, please provide the:

  • Full legal name of the deceased;
  • Date of death;
  • Date of birth of the deceased; and
  • Dates employed at WashU if available.