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Student Health Insurance Waiver Information

The health insurance waiver for the fall 2018 semester will be available June 5, 2018.

The deadline to submit a waiver is September 14, 2018.

If you previously waived your health insurance for the previous academic year, you will need to submit a new waiver.

If you are a full time student, student living on campus, or a student who is on an F1 or J1 visa you will automatically be billed for the health insurance.

Health insurance waivers are required every year that you are in a required category for health insurance.

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 $1,960 is automatically assessed to your student account.
  • You will only be able to waive the student health insurance if the fee is on your student account.
  • The $1,960 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 the deadline.

HOW TO WAIVE THE STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN:

  • Visit https://studentcenter.uhcsr.com/american
  • Click on the 2018-2019 American University Waiver Form
  • Enter your AUID number (7 numbers ID) 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

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