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Dental & Vision Benefits

Southern University System (SUS) provides dental and vision benefits for its employees that are administered by AlwaysCare. With AlwaysCare dental, members have “Freedom of Choice.” This means that members may choose any licensed dental provider or choose from a national network of participating dental providers.


• Members using participating providers maximize their benefits and reduce out-of-pocket expenses.

• Members have access to an Online Dental Provider Locator that is available 24/7.



• National vision provider networks including independent practitioners and large retail chains. Vision retail chains include Walmart, Sam’s Club, Costco*, JCPenney, Sears, Pearle Vision, Target Optical, Eyemasters, America’s Best, For Eyes Optical, Cohen’s Fashion Optical, Sterling Optical, Crown Optical, Rosin Eyecare, Standard Optical, Nationwide Vision, C&B Optical and more.

• Members have access to an Online Provider Locator that is available 24/7.

For detailed plan information or plan documents, please visit AlwaysCare at: AlwaysCare.