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Student Health Center

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Student Health Center
202-885-3380
Fax: 202-885-1222
shc@american.edu
McCabe, Room 1st Floor

Fall & Spring Hours: Mon & Thurs – 8:30am – 8:00pm

Tues, Wed & Fri – 8:30am – 6:00pm*

Summer and Spring Break Hours:
Mon - Fri - 8:00am-4:30pm

*(Closed Wed 9-9:45 a.m. for staff meeting)

Cook, Edythe-Anne
Associate Director for Administrative Services

Student Health Center
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8036

Health Insurance

Waiver Information

The spring 2016 health insurance waiver is currently closed. The waiver process for fall 2016 will begin on June 13th.

Health insurance is required of all full-time degree, resident, and international students with F1 and J1 visas.

  • If you fall into one of the required categories, the student health insurance premium of $1,070  is automatically assessed to your student account.
  • The $1,070 premium can be removed from your account if you choose not to participate. In order to waive coverage you must provide proof of comparable coverage.
  • If you elect to waive the student health insurance plan, you must do so before February 15th.

HOW TO WAIVE THE STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN:

  • Log onto myau.american.edu using your EagleNet ID and password. (Student portal access only.) or visit https://studentcenter.uhcsr.com/american
  • Click on Life@AU and then click on Student Health Insurance Waiver.
  • Click on the 2015-2016 American University Spring Waiver Form
  • Enter your AUID number and date of birth
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and answer the required questions.
  • Enter the required insurance information and submit your waiver.

The student health insurance premium will be removed from your student account within 5 business days.

If you have any questions email shc@american.edu or call 202-885-3380.

Waiver Requirements

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