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The Fall 17 enrollment/waiver process for mandatory students opens July 12, 2017.   Please check back for updates!

The Board of Regents partners with United Health Care to provide an insurance plan for college students.  Students at Armstrong have the opportunity to sign up for health insurance during either the fall, spring or summer semesters.

All Institutions of The University of System of Georgia are required to participate in the Student Health Insurance Program (USG SHIP).  Rates are set by the University System of Georgia.

There are three types of insurance that Armstrong students can register for:

The USG SHIP for mandatory (with hard waiver) participation includes the following USG recognized student categories:

Mandatory Students

If you are required to have student health insurance, review your options to confirm enrollment or apply to waive the insurance.

Voluntary Students

If you are not required to have student health insurance, but you would like to purchase insurance, review your options to enroll.

Open Enrollment (voluntary students) for Fall 17 will be open July12-August 31, 2017. 

The Fall waiver/enrollment process for mandatory students opens July 12, 2017.  Check back for updates.


For all other questions or concerns, please contact Paula Smith at 912.344.2514 or for further assistance.


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