Do I need authorization for availing healthcare services?

Yes. The Assurant (formerly Fortis) insurance company uses an authorization service. This ensures that you receive the relevant and cost effective care available. Trained personnel with work with you and the doctors to review the course of treatment and advise you of your eligibility for benefits. The identification card you receive with your student select policy provides a toll-free number for easy access to this service.

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Who can purchase the Student select health insurance?

Students till the age of 30 are eligible to purchase the Student select health insurance plan. The student eligibility requirements are as follows. An eligible undergraduate student is defined as a person carrying at least nine credit hours. If your university follows the quarterly system, please state it in your application along with showing your satisfying the requirements for full-time student status. An eligible graduate student must meet the graduate student guidelines of the college or university for full-time student status.

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