Student Health Insurance

Health Fair

Student Health Insurance Requirement

The University requires mandatory health insurance for all full-time students unless you are covered by other medical insurance.  If you have registered as a full-time student for the Fall or Spring semester, you will automatically be charged for the student health insurance.  The rate for the Fall 2014 semester is $631.00 and Spring 2015 semester is $847.00.

Student Health Insurance Waiver

If you already have health insurance (from another provider) and wish to waive the student health insurance charge on the bill or would like more information on the insurance, please follow the link below.  If you waive the Student Health Insurance charge for the Fall semester your waiver will automatically carry forward to Spring; however, a new waiver will need to be completed annually.

     - Go to Aetna Student Health

     - Click on the "Medical Plan Enroll/Waive" link on the left-side of the page.

     - Click on the link: "Waive: Student Health Insurance Plan" 

If you have any questions concerning the health insurance, please contact toll-free at 877-375-4244 or visit their website. 

You can verify that your insurance has been successfully waived by checking your current bill online through BannerWeb. Please allow 3 to 5 business days for your waiver to be processed.

Check Important Dates for the current deadline to waive semester health insurance. If you do not waive your Student Health Insurance by the waiver date you will be responsible for payment of the charge.  If received after the deadline, late waivers will incur a $65.00 processing charge to your account that you will be responsible to pay.

Student Health Insurance for International Students

All registered full time international students will automatically be charged for the student health insurance. International students cannot waive the insurance online. International students who have health insurance (from another provider) and wish to waive the student health insurance charge on their bill must contact Dr. Erin Heidkamp in International Studies at 203.392.6756 or heidcampe1@southernct.edu. NOTE: The fee is mandatory unless a waiver is approved and submitted by the deadline.