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20-21 Plan Year

Benefits

AcademicBlue℠ Benefit Information

Academic Blue℠ Advantages of Membership

Health Insurance Plan Information

Enrollment

We're becoming more environmentally friendly by going paperless this year! All enrollment will now be online, allowing you to enroll with more convenience and ease. 

Summer: 04/01/2021 - 06/15/2021

Dependent Coverage for Medical and Health Professional Students and Graduate Students

Students are automatically enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan at registration and the premium is added to the student’s tuition fees.  Students can add Dependents or Dental to your Student health insurance plan below.

Dental Coverage – have no dependents and want dental added to SHIP.

Click the button below to Add Dental for Yourself only (No dependents). Premium paid directly to AHP.

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Dependent Coverage

Click the button below to Add Dependents to your Medical Insurance Plan with the option of dental for you and your adult dependents. Premium paid directly to AHP.

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Important Information About Dependent Enrollment Verification

Medical & Dental Insurance Enrollment for Voluntary and their Dependents

Select your group from the list below to enroll online. You must meet the eligibility requirements to enroll in the student health insurance plan.

Research, Thesis, Post Doctorate, Fellows

Voluntary Graduate Students

Voluntary Undergraduate Students

 

Visiting Scholars

Click the button below to Enroll Yourself and Your Dependent(s) in Medical Coverage. 

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For purchase of the Academic Emergency Services plan only. (This is not Health Insurance) 

Click the button below to Enroll Yourself and Your Dependent(s) in Academic Emergency Services. 

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Important Information About Dependent Enrollment Verification

 

Continuation Coverage

Click the button below to enroll in Continuation Coverage. 

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Students with a Qualifying Life Event

Click the button below to enroll in Medical Insurance if you meet the requirements of a Qualifying Event after 08/01/2020.

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UT Gap Coverage

Click the button below to Enroll in UT Gap Coverage. Eligibility to enroll here is based on a UT student transitioning health plans from UT SHIP coverage to UT SELECT coverage or vice versa. Enrollment will be verified and proof must be provided by the student. UT GAP is an exception and UT SHIP is not available to be purchased on a regular monthly basis.

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Additional Resources

Add-On Coverage Option

Optional Vision Coverage

This service is not administered by Academic HealthPlans.

Waiver

The Summer waiver deadline ended  05/17/2021. The online waiver system can no longer accept new waiver requests.

Claims

Should medical student experience a needle stick claim, please fill out and forward the Needle Stick Claim Form to BCBSTX post claim to assure the benefit is covered at 100%.

Information for Parents

COVID-19 Resources

Continuation

Continuation coverage is only available for students who are tuition billed for the insurance. International and HSC students and their dependent(s) can purchase three (3) months of additional medical coverage. (Dental is not available.) Continuation must be purchased within thirty (30) days of the current coverage termination date.