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STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN
UT System Student Plan
University of Texas at El Paso



As a student of the University of Texas at El Paso, you have access to health insurance. The University of Texas System is pleased to offer Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) through Blue Cross Blue Shield and is administered by AHP, Academic Health Plans. 

This insurance protects students at school, home, and while traveling or studying abroad. This plan includes comprehensive coverage compliant with the Affordable Care Act at the gold level. Please click here to view plan highlights.

Eligibility

All fee paying students at a UT System institution who are taking credit hours are eligible to enroll in SHIP. This includes undergraduate students, graduate students, visiting scholars, and fellows.

Below is the cost of coverage for all fee-paying students, the cost of coverage will be paid directly to AHP at the time of enrollment. If  you wish to enroll or get more information on the plan, cost, or information about adding dependents, call AHP at 1-855-247-2273, or click here.

    Domestic  Students


    Semester

    Cost in USD

    Coverage Period

    Census Date

    Fall '17

    $890.00*

    Aug. 15 – Dec. 31

    Sept. 13, 2017

    Spring '18

    $966.00*

    Jan. 1 – May 31

    Jan. 31, 2018

    Summer '18

    $479.00*

    Jun. 1 – Aug. 14

    Jun. 19,2018


* Graduate Student Employees click on "Graduate Student Insurance Plan under "Additional Resources" to find out if your eligible for insurance at no cost.*


International  Students


Semester

Cost in USD

Coverage Period

Census Date

Fall '17

$979.00**

Aug. 1 – Dec. 31

Sept. 7, 2017

Spring '18

$966.00**

Jan. 1 – May 31

Jan. 31, 2018

Summer '18

$479.00**

Jun. 1 – Aug. 14

Jun. 19,2018


** Please click on "InternationalStudents Health Insurance Waiver" under "Additional Resources" to find out how this fee may be waived.

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