Student Health Insurance (SHIP)
STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE NEWS
- How will the Affordable Care Act affect SHIP? Click here
- Be informed regarding Idaho Health Care Exchanges Click here
Idaho State Board of Education policy requires all full time, fee-paying students and all international students to have health insurance coverage. If you are not enrolled as a full time fee paying student you are not eligible for SHIP and no waiver is required.
IF YOU DROP DOWN TO PART TIME STATUS BEFORE THE FIRST 31 DAYS OF CLASSES, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR SHIP. The first 31 days of classes for Spring, 2014 is February 13, 2014.
If you Want to Waive Your SHIP - Deadline for Spring, 2014 01/28/2014. Click Here. You will be directed to the secure site of ISU waiver administrator, Ascension Agency. You must wait 48 hours after you are registered for classes to waive the health insurance. Those students on late 8 weeks, please contact student health insurance office.You are responsible for waiving your health insurance every semester.
YOU ARE AUTOMATICALLY ENROLLED IN STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE (SHIP) AND RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PREMIUM IF YOU ARE...
- A full-time fee paying domestic undergraduate student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours
- A full-time fee paying domestic graduate student enrolled in at least nine (9) credit hours
- An international student enrolled in at least one (1) credit hour
- A full-time session fee paying Applied Tech student enrolled in at least six (6) credit hours per session
...UNLESS YOU SUBMIT A WAIVER APPLICATION BY THE DEADLINE EACH SEMESTER
- All students are eligible to waive.
- All students who waive must have other health insurance that meets the minimum waiver criteria
- All students who waive must have continuous health insurance in place for the entire school year.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have questions about the Student Health Insurance Plan? You can find answers www.renstudent.com/isu"
Click here for an overview of your Student Health Insurance Plan
Policy Period Coverage Dates For School Year 2013/2014
Coverage for all insured students becomes effective for Fall semester at 12:01 a.m., August 15, 2013 and will terminate at 12:01 a.m. January 1, 2014. Coverage for Spring semester will become effective at 12:01 a.m. on January 1, 2013 and will terminate at 12:01 a.m. August 15, 2014. Coverage for students and dependents becomes effective on that date or the date application and full premium are received by the Company (or its authorized representative) whichever is later.
Spouse and dependent rates are in addition to the student rate (only the dependents of an insured student are eligible). Please contact the student health insurance office for more information at 282-2972.
|Fall Semester 2013
8/15/2013 to 1/1/2014
1/1/2014 to 8/15/2014
For complete plan information, including dependent enrollment, temporary ID card, and the plan brochure, visit: www.renstudent.com/isu
Plan Administered by:
Ascenion Benefits and Insurance Solutions
12121 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 2001
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Contact InformationStudent Health Insurance
921 S. 8th, Stop 8375
Pocatello, ID 83209