US Citizens Student Health Insurance
HEALTH INSURANCE FOR 2015-2016
STUDENT HAVE TWO CHOICES THIS YEAR:
1. A UNIVERSITY PLAN WILL BE AVAILABLE THIS YEAR. VISIT THE WEBSITE, WWW.CHPSTUDENT.COM FOR INFORMATION ABOUT PRICING AND TO ENROLL ONLINE.
2. STUDENTS MAY BE ELIGIBLE TO ENROLL IN A PLAN THROUGH THE MARKETPLACE EXCHANGE, THE WEBSITE SPONSORED BY THE PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORADABLE CARE ACT. THE WINDOW FOR ENROLLMENT IS OPEN IN NOVEMBER, HOWEVER THERE ARE CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES THAT PERMIT ENROLLMENT ANYTIME. STUDENTS MAY QUALIFY FOR A SUBSIDY TO ASSIST IN PAYMENT OF THE PREMIUM.
Health insurance coverage in now required for all Americans. If you are currently uninsured, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides many options for health insurance coverage. The Insurance Commissioner of Pennsylvania, Teresa D. Miller, has written the following LETTER TO COLLEGE STUDENTS in an effort to assist you with the process of choosing the right plan for you. If you need further assistance, visit healthcare.gov or contact the Health and Wellness Center on campus.
AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA) - ACA and College Students