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Enroll Now - Health Insurance

Welcome to the Student & Dependent Enrollment Center! Here you will find all the necessary tools to enroll in your school sponsored policy.

We suggest you review the brochure for your rates, effective dates and optional coverages before starting the enrollment process. The plan’s benefits can be found in the brochure within the Schedule of Benefits section with the exclusions towards the back.

2022-2023 Enrollment Information

View your school’s CERTIFICATE

Domestic Undergraduate Student Eligibility

  • Full-time Domestic Undergraduate Student

Must enroll or waive the school-sponsored insurance plan each academic year.

Students must actively attend classes for at least the first 31 days after the date for which coverage is purchased. Home study, correspondence and online courses do not fulfill the Eligibility requirements that the student actively attend classes.

It is important for you to make an informed health assessment each year. Make sure you are not left without appropriate health coverage – it could hinder your academic progress.

You can also enroll yourself now by clicking “Enroll Now” below to avoid receiving future reminders and begin using your plan.

International Students

  • International Students
  • Visiting Scholars

Are automatically enrolled in the insurance plan at registration.

Domestic Undergraduate Student Enrollment Instructions

  • If you do not enroll in or waive the student health insurance by 8/14/22 you may have a hold placed on your account.
  • Students who do not respond by 8/31/22 will be automatically charged for the student health plan.
  • The College reserves the right to make the final determination regarding eligibility for the initial and continued enrollment in this insurance plan.

Enrollment Deadlines:

  • Annual Enrollment Deadline: 8/31/22 – Closed
  • Spring Enrollment Deadline:1/31/23 – Closed

If you have missed the hard waiver enrollment deadline, but have not previously waived out of the insurance, you will be automatically enrolled in the insurance by your school, after the waiver deadline.

If you have previously waived out of the insurance but have since lost coverage due to a Qualifying Life Event please contact: Riggs, Counselman, Michaels & Downes, Inc. (800) 346-4075.


Dependent Enrollment Instructions

Eligible students who do enroll may also insure their eligible dependents. You must use an Enrollment Form to enroll them. Please See instructions below:


  • Annual Enrollment Deadline: 8/31/22 – Closed
  • Spring Enrollment Deadline:1/31/23 – Closed

Please Note:  If you do not enroll your dependent by Annual Dependent Enrollment Deadline you will not be eligible to enroll your dependent until the following school year unless your dependent experiences a Qualifying Life Event.

Enroll by Mail 

  • Dependent Only Enrollment Form

To enroll by mail-download an enrollment form and submit by mail using a check or money order. The mailing address is listed on the back of the Enrollment Forms.

The effective date of your dependent’s coverage will be start date of the coverage period you enrolled in

If you did not enroll your dependent during the annual open enrollment period but your dependent has since lost coverage due to a Qualifying Life Event please contact:

Riggs, Counselman, Michaels & Downes, Inc. (800) 346-4075

Open Enrollment Periods

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL STUDENTS: Open Enrollment Periods for all Dependents and Students: If you have eligible dependents in the Fall or are a student in the Fall semester and eligible to purchase coverage and you choose not to enroll for coverage before the Fall Enrollment Deadline of *August 31, 2022, you or your dependents will not be eligible to enroll again until the start of next Fall unless you experience a “Qualifying Life Event” during the year.  

*For new dependents or new students in the Spring semester, your open enrollment deadline is January 31, 2023.

Qualifying Life Event

Students who did not enroll themselves or their dependent(s) during the open enrollment period may be able to enroll in the policy if they experience a Qualifying Life Event.

Qualifying Life Events include:

  • Acquiring a new family member
  • Marriage/Civil Union
  • Divorce
  • Loss or change of Job
  • Expiration of Benefits

If you and/or your dependents meet the requirements for a Qualifying Life Event, you will need to provide the following:

  • Proof of qualifying life event/proof of involuntary loss of coverage
  • Enrollment Form
  • Payment

All documents and payment must be received within 30 days of the qualifying life event. After 30 days, the student or dependents will no longer be eligible to enroll in the plan, until fall of the following school year.

Please Contact Riggs, Counselman, Michaels & Downes, Inc. (800) 346-4075 for cost and enrollment information as a Qualifying Life Event.

If you have any questions about the enrollment process, please call 800-505-4160 or CONTACT US

We are always happy to help in any way.

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