Retiree and COBRA Life Insurance

Retiree and COBRA participants may continue Life coverage until the end of the month in which the participant reaches age 80.

New Retiree And COBRA Participants

  • If you have supplemental life insurance through the State plan, you have 30 days from the date active coverage would end to elect continuation of coverage.
  • To enroll in benefits with MetLife, call the State of South Dakota at 877.573.7347, or visit for more information.

Existing Retiree And COBRA Participants

Call MetLife at 800.396.8924 Monday- Friday 8am-8pm, for Life Insurance questions.