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The third term waiver form will be available on May 7th, 2020
Full-appointment TAs/GAs are eligible for the State Health Benefits Plan (SHBP). If you are a NEW Full appointment TA/GA, you will enroll in the SHBP with University Human Resources (UHR). Visit uhr.rutgers.edu/teaching-assistants-graduate-assistants for more information. You will complete the SHBP forms and submit the forms to UHR using One Source, https://discover-uhr.rutgers.edu/onesource/home . When you submitted your forms to UHR and they input your information into their software system, then we can remove the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) Premium from your account. Please allow approximately 10 business days for this process. You are not required to complete the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) waiver form. The Student Health Insurance Office will remove the SHIP premium once you are in UHR's system, showing you have submitted your SHBP paperwork to UHR. HOWEVER, if you are a calendar year appointment your coverage begins two months after your appointment date, which means if you do not already have health insurance you will need to purchase the GAP insurance for the two months preceding your SHBP effective date. Please see your department for guidance or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a returning TA/GA, then once your appointment has been updated in Rutgers system by your department then the Student Health Insurance Office will waive the SHIP for you and the premium will be removed from your student account.
NOTE: If you are declining the SHBP then you must waive the SHIP by completing the waiver form for the SHIP online at universityhealthplans.com by the deadline.
You may view the benefits of the plan by clicking the link below:
Full Time students
Part Time students
You may view the rates by clicking the link below: