STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN
2016-2017 Academic Year
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Rutgers University is pleased to present you with information about the Rutgers University Student Health Insurance Plan. The Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) is serviced by University Health Plans (UHP) and underwritten by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company (UHC).
Rutgers University requires all F and J nonimmigrants that hold a Rutgers I-20 or DS-2019 to have health insurance that meets or exceeds the University's minimum required level of coverage. For more information visit http://globalservices.rutgers.edu.
Rutgers University F1, F2, J1, J2 Visa Sponsored Students
Students are automatically enrolled upon registration each semester by the Center for Global Services. The premium ($981.50) is added to the term bill each semester, and is a separate charge from the Health Services Fee. You do not enroll online!
If you have other comparable coverage from overseas or in the United States, and wish to waive the automatic enrollment, you must contact the Insurance Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. For specific waiver requirements visit http://globalservices.rutgers.edu. You do not waive online!
To add dependents or spouse, you must contact the Insurance Coordinator at email@example.com before the deadline.
Non-Rutgers University F1, F2, J1, J2 Visa Sponsored (International)
Students must follow the enrollment or waiver process for full time or part-time domestic students.
PALS Students Only: Upon registration at Rutgers University, The Program in American Language Studies (PALS) Department submits a list to the Student Health Insurance Office for enrollment in the Student Health Insurance Plan.
Rutgers contact information:
The Student Health Insurance Plan with UnitedHealthcare (www.uhcsr.com) offers nationwide coverage.
You can also get medical care on campus, please contact the appropriate Health Center for services available.
New Brunswick-848-932-7402 or http://health.rutgers.edu
Newark-973-353-5231 or http://health.newark.rutgers.edu
Camden-856-225-6005 or http://healthservices.camden.rutgers.edu
Student Insurance Office:
Address: 11 Bishop Place, Hurtado Health Center, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Walk in hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm.
Appointments are not needed to visit Angela Logan or Evelyn Nath, but can be scheduled depending on inquiry.
Note: Even though we are located in the Hurtado Health Center in New Brunswick, the Student Health Insurance Office is a separate Department from Health Services. The Student Health Insurance Office assists students on all campuses: New Brunswick, Newark, Camden.