International Student Health Insurance (SHIP)

Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP)

****ALERT:  New Policy Option available for F-1 students fall 2014****

Click here for the new international students healthcare options. 

The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia and US Federal Regulations require that F-1 students within the University System of Georgia have health insurance coverage.  The Board of Regents has contracted with United Healthcare Student Resources (UHCSR) to provide a Student Health Plan (SHIP) for students attending colleges and universities within the system.  International students in F-1 visa status attending Georgia Perimeter College are required to have health insurance in accordance with this University System of Georgia policy.

Please see the links below for important information about the Mandatory Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) (F-1 students ONLY):

Georgia Perimeter College Procedures and Instructions for International Students in the Mandatory SHIP (F-1 Students ONLY)UHCSR Health Insurance Plan (SHIP)  2014-2015

Enroll in the Mandatory Student Health Insurance Plan (F-1 Students ONLY): http://studentcenter.uhcsr.com/gpc

Waive (OPT Out of) Student Health Insurance Plan (F1- Students ONLY): http://studentcenter.uhcsr.com/gpc

Georgia Perimeter College UHCSR page (general information and forms) https://www.uhcsr.com/gpc

Contents:

  • Create an Account
  • Enrollment Form - OPT Students (F-1 Students ONLY)
  • Enrollment Form - Dependents of International Students (F-1 Students ONLY)
  • Enrollment Form - Dependents of OPT Students (F-1 Students ONLY)
  • FAQs
  • Helpful Resources and Forms
  • Health Insurance 101
  • Policy Brochure
  • View Claims

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about UHCSR:  http://www.usg/edu.student_affairs/student/frequently_asked_questions

Other UHCSR Services: