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The spring 2021 waiver is available.

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Student Insurance

  • Spring waiver is not necessary if you already have an approved waiver for Fall 2020.
    ADDITIONAL ANNOUNCEMENTS
    • Students can schedule telemedicine appointments through WVU Medicine MyChart, or by reaching out to the Student Health Call Center at 304-285-7200. 
  • If you registered late for the fall semester, or had circumstances that prevented you from completing the waiver prior to the deadline, please contact the Student Insurance Office at 304-293-6815 or sio@mail.wvu.edu for further assistance.

Insurance information

Students at WVU and WVU Tech are required to carry health insurance. 

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Aetna Student Health Insurance Aetna's student insurance plan includes coverage through a national network of providers.

Learn About Aetna's Plan

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Coverage
Understand how your health insurance works and what your policy covers.

Find Out What is Covered

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Who Needs Coverage 
Students enrolled in a certain number of credit hours at WVU and WVU Tech must carry health insurance.

Learn Who Needs Coverage

GA Coverage
GA Coverage
Graduate assistants are offered health insurance at no or reduced cost.
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Rates, Dates and Deadlines 
Find insurance costs, effective dates and waiver deadlines for students opting out of WVU insurance.

View Rates, Dates and Deadlines

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Waiver Criteria
Students who are already covered by other health insurance and meet certain criteria may opt out of WVU's insurance. 
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Mid-Year Enrollment
If you opted out of health coverage but recently lost your coverage due to a qualifying life event, you may be eligible for mid-year enrollment. 
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Insurance Card
You must print a copy of your card or call Aetna Student Health at 866.654.2338  to request one be mailed to you. 
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Spring Enrollment
Learn how to enroll for Spring, even if you've opted out for Fall and have not had a qualifying life event.

Enroll for Spring

FAQs
FAQs
Get information on all of the most frequently asked questions about WVU's Aetna Student Health services. 
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Immunizations
To ensure the health and safety of our campus, immunization against several communicable diseases is required. 
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New Student Information
View the Student Insurance Office new student FAQs.

Still have questions? Contact us!

Phone: 304-293-6815
    Email: sio@mail.wvu.edu