The UNC System has selected Student Blue as the Student Health Insurance carrier for the 2015-16 Academic Year. Student Blue is underwritten by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina.
The premium for Spring 2016 is $863.50. This will provide coverage from January 1 through July 31, 2016.
The Spring 2016 waiver or activation period is open and ends February 1, 2016.
To be eligible for a waiver, your insurance must have an effective date no later than February 1, 2016.
To waive or activate student insurance click on the Student Blue website link below:
These students are required to have health insurance:
Undergraduate Students: Six or more on-campus credit hours and degree seeking.
Graduate Students: Three or more on-campus credit hours and degree seeking or certificate program.
International Students: All Students with an F-1 or J-1 Visa regardless of on-campus credit hours.
Beginning August 1, 2015, the Student Health Insurance Plan will NOT provide coverage for:
1) Dependents, which cover spouses, domestic partners and children
2) Students on a voluntary basis
Only students who are eligible for the mandatory hard waiver UNC System Student Health Insurance Plan for the Fall 2015 will be eligible for coverage.