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Rowan University Office of Risk Management & Insurance

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Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP)

 

Rowan University policy requires comprehensive health insurance coverage for all matriculated students who are registered full time and enrolled in a degree-seeking program.


Please note: Students enrolled in a fully online program are exempt from this requirement.


To meet this requirement, students may:

• Use an existing health insurance plan, or
• Enroll in a university-sponsored student health insurance plan (SHIP).

The University’s SHIP is serviced by First Risk Advisors and underwritten by United Healthcare Insurance Company (UHC). At www.firststudent.com you can:

• Provide enrollment information, or
• Complete the process for waiving coverage
• Verify your eligibility
• Print an insurance card
• Find an in-network provider, physician, hospital, pharmacy or lab
• Monitor claims status

You may also contact First Risk Advisors Customer Service at 800-505-4160 or at customerservice@firstriskadvisors.com for questions or information regarding:

• Benefits
• Processing and payment of a claim
• Assistance in finding an in-network provider
• Creating and account or logging into your account


For additional information please refer to the Bursar’s Office or Student Health Services:

Bursar’s Office: http://www.rowan.edu/adminfinance/bursar/Health_Ins/costs.html

Wellness Center: http://www.rowan.edu/open/studentaffairs2/healthcenter/insurance.html