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Student Affairs - Student Health Insurance

The Summer 18 enrollment/waiver process for mandatory students opens April 2, 2018.  Please watch your email for further details!

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. Click here for plan information for domestic students. Click here for plan information for international students.

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 Summer 18 will be open April 2, 2018 through June 30, 2018 

The Summer 18 waiver/enrollment process for mandatory students opens April 2, 2018.  Waiver Deadline is June 11, 2018.


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