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Taking care of your eyes is easy with
CSU Active Employees and VSP® Vision Care.

California State University benefit eligible employees have the option of two affordable, easy-to-use vision plans. Select the Premier Plan, providing a richer benefit than your Basic Plan for a small monthly fee.

Please note: when you upgrade to the Premier Plan, you must also enroll any dependents you wish to be covered, or they will lose their coverage. 

More information is available at CSYou. 


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

Value and Savings

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

Choice of Providers

Staying in-network has never been easier! Maximize your coverage with bonus offers and savings that are exclusive to Premier Program locations—including thousands of private practice doctors and Visionworks retail locations nationwide.

Great Eyewear

Access stylish frames and lens upgrades for your entire family.
Prefer to shop online and stay in-network? Visit Eyeconic.

Example Claim

Column 1 lists type of coverage, column 2 lists cost of coverage without VSP, column 3 lists cost of coverage with VSP
  Without Coverage With VSP Premier Plan
Eye Exam $194.00 $10.00
Retail Frame+ $210.00 $0.00
Bifocal Lenses $158.00 $0.00
Standard Progressive Lenses $96.00 $0.00
Anti-glare Coating $149.00 $69.00
Employee-Only Annual Contribution $0.00 $48.36

Your Estimated Annual Savings with VSP



+Out-of-pocket costs based on a $210 frame price.

Comparison based on state and national averages for 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.

Thinking about retiring? For plan info and to enroll, visit or speak to one of our customer service representatives at 800.400.4569.

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