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Requirements to Waive Student Health Insurance

In order to waive the Student Health Insurance Plan you must confirm ALL of the following:

  • I will be actively enrolled in my current Health Insurance Plan the entire time for which I am enrolled in classes.
  • I have access to care within 50 miles of the University.
  • My coverage does not contain a pre-existing condition waiting period, or the waiting period has expired.
  • My coverage is not a limited benefits or short term plan.
  • My insurance is through a U.S. based insurance company, employing a U.S. based claims administrator.

  • My coverage is comparable to the UC Student Health Insurance policy, and includes the following benefits:

    • Ambulatory patient services
    • Emergency services
    • Hospitalization
    • Maternity and newborn care
    • Mental health, substance use disorder services and behavioral health treatment
    • Prescription drugs
    • Rehabilitative services and devices
    • Laboratory services
    • Preventative and wellness services for chronic disease management

Below is a list of insurance carriers that are not acceptable to waive out of the University of Cincinnati Student Health Insurance Plan with.  Please be advised, this is NOT a complete list.

  • American International Group (AIG) Travel Insurance
  • Agentra
  • Anadolu Sigorta
  • Bajaj Allianz
  • Best Doctors Insurance Limited
  • Compass Benefits
  • European Union's Joint Sickness Insurance Scheme
  • Freedom life Insurance Company
  • Global Care, Inc
  • Global Exchange, Inc.
  • Global Underwriters Agency
  • GLOBAL UNDERWRITERS AGENCY
  • Golden Rule – United HealthCare
  • Gouda Travel Insurance
  • HANWHA GENERAL INSURANCE CO.,LTD
  • HCC Medical Insurance services
  • HTH
  • ICICI Lombard Gold
  • IHC Health Solutions, Inc.
  • International Student Protection
  • ISO Insurance
  • ISP Chartis
  • KB Insurance
  • LifeShield
  • LIG Insurance Korea
  • MCS life
  • NTUC Income
  • Olympus Managed Health Care, Inc
  • PGH Global
  • PSI Diamond Plan
  • Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance
  • Seven Corners
  • STARR GLOBAL
  • Student Medicover Co.
  • TATA AIG
  • Tata International Plan
  • Tugo

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UC Student Health Insurance
Richard E. Lindner Center, 
Suite 334
2751 O'Varsity Way, 
Cincinnati, OH 45221

studins@ucmail.uc.edu
Phone (513) 556-6868
Fax (513) 556-6655

Office hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.