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University of Virginia Student Health Insurance Program 2011-12

Open Enrollment begins December 5, 2011

What's New for the 2011-2012 Student Health Plan?

All University of Virginia students are required to maintain health insurance as a condition of enrollment.

You will be subject to a hard waiver
program for the 2011-2012 academic year.
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The University has renewed its contract with Aetna Student Health to administer the 2011-2012 student health plan. The annual premium will increase by 8.1%.  There will be four changes to benefits under the plan:  (a)  The annual medical deductible will increase $50.00 (from $200 to $250)  (b)  The annual pharmacy deductible will increase $50.00 (from $50 to $100)  (c)  The current $20 copay for in-network office visits will increase to $25.  (d) The current $40 copay for out-of-network office visits will increase to $50.  All other benefits will remain the same. See the chart and links below for premium and enrollment information.

Premiums and Payment Options 2011-2012




01/01/12- 08/14/12
(New Students)

(New Students)

Participating Student Only




Participating Student’s Spouse




Participating Student’s Child




Participating Student’s Children (All)




NOTES:  Premium rates are cumulative, e.g. student + spouse = $3,893; student + child= $3,559.

Note: If you enroll in the insurance plan, you cannot cancel coverage during the plan period. You will not be entitled to a refund for any unused portion of the plan, regardless of the payment option you select. You are financially responsible for the full $1,552.00 premium.

Students may enroll on-line. Payment for the Spring plan must be paid in full during the enrollment process.

The deadline for open enrollment is February 6, 2012. 

Spring/Summer Session Enrollment: Only new students entering for the spring semester are eligible to purchase a partial year plan for spring/summer coverage at the spring/summer premium of $1,552.00. Coverage will be effective January 1 through August 14, 2012.