TRICARE Open Season

TRICARE implemented an open season for TRICARE Prime and TRICARE Select enrollment. During the open season you can change your health care plan for the next year. It occurs each fall, beginning on the Monday of the second full week in November to the Monday of the second full week in December. 

  • Open Season was Nov. 12–Dec. 10, 2018 (for the 2019 plan year).

Did You Miss the 2018 TRICARE Open Season?

If you missed the 2018 TRICARE Open Season, you can only make plan changes in 2019 if you have a qualifying life event (QLE). Learn more about QLEs on our TRICARE Plans page. 

Note: Open season does not apply to TRICARE Reserve Select, TRICARE Retired Reserve, TRICARE Young Adult, and TRICARE For Life.

The next open season will occur in November 2019 for the 2020 plan year.

Dental and Vision Open Season

For information on dental and vision enrollment through the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program (FEDVIP), visit https://tricare.benefeds.com

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