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Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Student Health Insurance Plan (2023-519-2)

Mandatory for ALL F and J Rutgers Sponsored Visa Students.

Steps to Waive or Enroll in the Student Health Insurance Plan each semester:

Step 1.

Register for Classes

Wait 3 business days after registering for classes to complete Step 2.

The Health Insurance Premium is automatically added to the term bill each semester.


Step 2.

To enroll: complete the enrollment form each semester,
using the link on the left navigation bar.

Click here to Enroll

– or –

To Waive: complete the Waiver Form at
If you have other comparable coverage, you may be eligible to waive the SHIP.

Deadline Dates

Fall 2023 Spring 2024
September 22, 2023 February 9, 2024

After submission of the
Enrollment Form

Wait 5-7 business days then create an account to print your insurance card at or

Fall coverage: Aug 15, 2023 – Jan 14, 2024
Spring coverage: Jan 15, 2024 – Aug 14, 2024

  • UnitedHealthcare StudentResources (UHCSR) is the carrier for the Student Health Insurance Plan.  For claims and benefits about the plan, contact UHCSR at or 866-599-4427.

Students are responsible for paying the premium on the term bill.


After submission of the
Waiver Form

The premium will be removed from the term bill within 4 business days of your approval notification.

If you failed to waive before the deadline, you will be responsible for paying the premium even though you have other health insurance coverage.

For Waiver issues, contact the Insurance Coordinator at

For Enrollment issues, call University Health Plans directly at 833-251-1142.

Coverage Periods Full time Students F and J Rutgers Visa Sponsored Students Part time Students Deadline

$1,146 $1,146 $2,793.50 09/22/2023

$1,595 $1,595 $3,885.50 02/09/2024

$607 $607 $1,478 06/30/2024

Dependent Information

To add dependents, you must contact the Insurance Coordinator
at before the deadline.

Click here to view the Health Insurance Eligibility

Optional Plans

Rutgers offers a voluntary Deltacare Dental Plan, VSP Vision Care Plan, and property insurance. For more information on each plan and how to enroll please use the links under Optional Plans on left navigation bar.


Please view our FAQs at for additional information. You may contact us at 848-932-8285 or We assist Students on all campuses in New Brunswick, Newark, and Camden.