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Student Health Insurance
        The Campus Health Center provides basic health services that focus on primary prevention care, health education and counseling, emergency care, and the maintenance of health records and insurance.

Health Insurance

All full-time students (undergraduate 12 or more hours, graduate 9 or more hours, all professional programs 12 hours or more, PhD programs 6 hours or more, 3 hours in dissertation) are automatically billed for health insurance through the university health insurance plan: 

Consolidated Health Plans which is a Preferred Provider Multiplan Network.

2207 Roosevelt Avenue

Springfield, MA 01104

For Consolidated Health Plans questions, please call 1-800-633-7867 or visit their website at:

CHP Home Page

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To obtain a referral:
Please call either Health Services at 210-829-6017 or CHP.
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Domestic Plan Benefits Flyer

International Plan Benefits Flyer

This plan protects students 24 hours a day, whether at home, school or while traveling. Once a student is enrolled, eligible dependents may also be enrolled.  This coverage is in effect during interim vacation periods.  Participation in intercollegiate athletics IS covered.

Cost and Period Coverage:

  • Annual 08/01/2016-07/31/2017 = $915.00
  • Fall 08/01/2016 - 12/31/2016 = $467.00
  • Spring 01/01/2017 - 07/31/2017 = $592.00

 To search for a covered provider, visit:

Multiplan Providers

 To find a Prescription Drug Provider:

OptumRX

Insurance Forms: 

Student Claim Form

Insurance Card Request

 

This plan also offers the following value-added services:

  • Vision Discount Program through Davis Vision
  • Medical Travel Assistance Services through Travel Guard

Insurance Waiver

If a student has his/her own private insurance, an Insurance WAIVER FORM must be submitted on-line to the Insurance Carrier prior to the the last day to receive a 100% refund for the semester as established by the Academic Calendar.

A LINK TO THE WAIVER FORM IS AVAILABLE AT: 

Waiver Form

  • Click on waiver tab
  • Review UIW Domestic University's Online Waiver guidelines.
  • Click "Continue" and proceed as directed.

This link will be available for the FALL EXTENDED TERM AND FALL MINI TERM I beginning: 

May 1, 2016, and will remain active until the last day to collect a 100% refund of your tuition.

Have your insurance information ready, you will need to provide that information in order to waive out.  No refunds for the health insurance plan will be made unless a completed waiver form has been submitted prior to the established deadline. 

The deadlines to waive are as follows:

  • Annual/Fall semester: September 15, 2016
  • Fall Mini II semester: October 31, 2016
  • Spring/Summer semester: January 31, 2017
  • Spring Mini II semester: March 30, 2017

*Check your student account after the waiver deadline to ensure charges have been removed* 

International students are not permitted to waive the University’s Health Insurance Plan. 

 

Family Member Enrollment:

Students currently enrolled in any University term(s) with the exception of UIW Online can purchase UIW student insurance for themselves and their* dependents by applying on line with Consolidated Health Plans (https://consolidatedhealthplan.com/general/home) during eligible enrollment periods (30 days from the start of an eligible term).

***Dependent rates are in addition to the student rate*** Please contact CHP for fees.

*Individual student insurance must be purchased prior to availability for dependent coverage 

 

For additional information contact Student Health Services at 210-829-6017.