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Apply for Insurance Waiver (Students only):

Students who purchase their own private health insurance may request an "insurance waiver" online, which is an exception from the mandatory Blue Care Network (BCN) policy. Students may qualify for the waiver by providing proof that their private health insurance meets certain minimum requirements.

To apply for an insurance waiver, please log in your STUINFO account with your NetID and password. Click on "Insurance Waiver" under the "Other" tab on the upper right corner. Complete the insurance waiver questions and send the following two documents to MSU Human Resources:

  1. A copy of your insurance policy with the schedule of benefits
  2. Enrollment proof (show your full name, enrollment start date and end date)

Where to send the documents?

It generally takes 2 weeks to review your application. You will receive the result by email. If your tuition bill is due before the application is processed, pay your bill first and get a refund later (if approved). Paying first avoids the accumulation of late fees.

Questions?

Please contact MSU’s Human Resources Solutions Center:

  • Website: http://www.hr.msu.edu/index.asp
  • Email: SolutionsCenter@hr.msu.edu
  • Phone number:  517-353-4434
  • Address: 1407 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing MI 48823
  • HR Offices are open Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Closed weekends and University Holidays.

Please note you must have been enrolled for the upcoming semester 24 hours or more before using the waiver system.

Apply for the health insurance waiver online

Voluntarily Enrolled Students and Eligible Dependents Enrollment Periods, Deadlines and CoveragePeriods

If you are planning on applying for health insurance waiver, please ensure you have coverage for the entire waiver period requested below.

Insurance  waiver

Enrollment period requested

  Starts Ends
2017-2018 Annual  August 15, 2017 August 14, 2018
2017 Fall August 15, 2017 February 14, 2018
2018 Spring I February 15, 2018 August 14, 2018
2018 Spring II
(Only for students who are new to MSU in Spring semester)
January 1, 2018 August 14, 2018
2018 Spring III
(Only for students who will only be attending MSU between May and August)
May 12, 2018 August 14, 2018

 

Blue Care Network Enrollment Deadlines:

There are three different Spring enrollment periods. Spring I is for all new/incoming students for the Spring Semester. Spring II is for all continuing students. Spring III is only for students who will only be attending MSU for the summer, between May and August.

For Enrollment Dates and Deadlines go to MSU Student Health Insurance Plan website.