Student Health Insurance All registered students taking six (6) or more credit hours on campus are required to purchase the student injury and sickness insurance plan, with the following exceptions: distance education students and students who submit evidence of equivalent coverage satisfactory to the policyholder may waive coverage. If you do not submit a waiver online, you will automatically purchase the Student Health Insurance and the charge will remain on your student account. If you have any questions, please contact Student Health Services at 910.521.6219. For more information about Student Health Insurance, please go to www.bcbsnc.com/uncp Student Blue, underwritten by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC), will be the insurance vendor on all 16 UNC campuses. Our partnership with Student Blue will include:
Comprehensive health insurance benefits and services
Quick and easy online enrollment and waiver process
Anytime access to benefit information from your laptop, tablet or smartphone
Extraordinary customer service for students, parents and campus staff
Peace-of-mind with the BlueCross brand and the largest provider network in North Carolina – to complement the care provided on-campus at the Student Health CenterPlease note the following:
Students are required to have health insurance to attend a UNC system school. Students with existing health insurance coverage can waive out of the school insurance plan.
Students must enroll in or waive out of the coverage no later than September 10, 2015. Visit www.bcbsnc.com/uncp to start the process. Students that do not submit an approved waiver, and have not enrolled themselves in the program, will be enrolled automatically.
Rates for the 2015-2016 Academic Year will be $1,727 per year ($863.50 per semester).
Students who have existing family or individual coverage through another Blue Cross Blue Shield plan must complete the enrollment/wavier process as well. Students who are covered under a different health insurance plan are welcome to consider Student Blue.
Students enrolled in online ONLY classes are not eligible for the Student Health Insurance plan.
International students are not eligible for the waiver.For more information, please visitor www.bcbsnc.com/uncp call Student Health Services at 910.521.6219.Plan Benefits and Information Student Blue offers a variety of benefits, including health and wellness programs, member discounts and access to the largest provider network in the state. 2015-2016 Plan Year.
The voluntary enrollment option is no longer available.