The charge for this coverage can be removed by demonstrating that you have other coverage. Your request to waive coverage under the program and thus have the charge removed from your account must be completed by September 1, 2013. Students who waive coverage in the plan for the fall semester will be automatically waived for the spring semester.
To waive coverage, please contact:
Maritza Rivera-Garcia, Health Insurance Compliance Administrator
Phone: (718) 817- 4160
To view the information on the 2013/2014 Fordham Insurance Plan and to enroll.
To view the information on the Affordable Care Act
Coverage begins at 12:01 a.m. on August 24, 2013 (or the day after the postmark date of premium payment, whichever is later) and continues until 12:01 a.m. on August 24, 2014.
The deadline to complete the Insurance Registration Process is September 1, 2013 for the Fall Semester and February 21, 2014 for Spring Semester.
COST OF INSURANCE
The annual cost for the Student Accident and Sickness Insurance Plan is Effective August 24, 2013 - August 23, 2014:
Effective August 24, 2013 - August 23, 2014
|Student (w/ 6 or more credits - Waiver Enrollment)
Fall charge $748 / Spring charge $1326
|Student (w/ 5 or less credits - Voluntary Enrollment)
In addition to completing the Insurance Registration requirement, the Communications Center & Marketplace is a place that you can return time and again to obtain important insurance information (including procedures to file an accident claim), ask questions, or link to Provider & Pharmacy Networks. You can also discover other voluntary insurance and discount products like, dental, vision, personal property, international travel coverage, and services to negotiate outstanding medical bill balances (out of pocket costs) that may remain after being processed by insurance.
International students can learn more about their insurance requirements on Fordham's Office of International Students Health Insurance page.
Last updated July 10, 2013.