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2019-2020 Student Health Insurance

Coverage Dates and Plan Cost for Undergraduates, Graduate Students Without an Assistantship, International Students and Visiting Faculty/Scholars.  

This page is offered as an informational resource to students interested in obtaining health insurance through the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) which CWU makes available to its students who meet the eligibility requirements of the plan.

NOTE: This is not the final version of the health coverage policy, please be sure to read the important disclosure information included on the Policy Brochure.

Once you have reviewed the plan, you can enroll by following these steps:

1. Visit the UHCSR Website 
2. Choose EXPLORE POLICY
3. Click on ENROLL NOW

Eligibility:

  • During the open enrollment period noted below, all registered Undergraduate Students taking 6 or more credit hours, Graduate Students without an assistantship taking 3 or more credit hours, Post-Graduate Students taking 1 or more credit hours, Pre-Doctoral Interns, Visiting Scholars, Research Scholars, and International Students/Scholars are eligible to enroll.
  • Students must actively attend classes for at least the first 31 days after the date for which coverage is purchased. Home study, distance learning, internet classes and television (TV) courses do not fulfill the Eligibility requirements that the student actively attend classes. The Company maintains its right to investigate student status and attendance records to verify that the Eligibility requirements have been met. If the Company discovers the Eligibility requirements have not been met, its only obligation is refund of premium.
Effective Dates: Annual
9/25/19
thru
9/24/20
Fall
9/25/19
thru
1/6/20
Winter
1/7/20
thru
3/30/20
Spring
3/31/20
thru
6/21/20
Summer*
6/22/20
thru
9/24/20
Student $2529 $719 $580 $574 $656
Spouse $2529 $719 $580 $574 $656
One Child $2529 $719 $580 $574 $656
Two or More Children $5058 $1438 $1160 $1148 $1312
Spouse & Two or More Children $7587 $2157 $1740 $1722 $1968

The Insured Person must meet the eligibility requirements each time a premium payment is made. To avoid a lapse in coverage, the Insured Person’s premium must be received within 14 days after the coverage expiration date. It is the Insured Person’s responsibility to make timely premium payments to avoid a lapse in coverage.

  • Annual option is only available to students if selected during fall quarter of the policy year, during the open enrollment period. The entire premium must be paid when coverage is selected. Otherwise you will need to enroll quarterly during each open enrollment period.
  • The information provided here does not include all terms, conditions and exclusions of coverage.  Please contact Toni Burvee, Director, Business Services with questions at (509) 963-2335, via email burveet@cwu.edu, or visit the United Health Care website.
  • For more information, please consult the plan brochure. If you have any questions about benefits, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-767-0700 or email at customerservice@uhcsr.com

You can enroll and find all the plan materials HERE.

 

 

Policy effective dates and Coverage Information for Graduate Students with an Assistantship and their dependents can be found HERE

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