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Student Health Insurance - Hershey College of Medicine

How to Enroll

Eligible graduate, law, and professional students can enroll for health care coverage with the Penn State SHIP by visiting the First Student website.

How do I know if my current insurance coverage is adequate?


*Please note: a change in student registration status that no longer meets the criteria listed above may result in termination of student health insurance benefits.

Rates and Enroll/Waive Deadlines

Hershey Medical Student Insurance Enrollment/Waive Deadlines
Coverage Period Annual:
7/10/2017 - 7/31/2018
Spring/Summer 2018:
1/1/18 - 7/31/2018
Enroll/Waive Deadline September 5, 2017 January 17, 2018

Rates for 2017-18 (individual plans)

Medical 1st Year Rates

Medical 2nd-4th Year Rates

Physician's Assistant Rates

International Students

International students and any accompanying dependents are required to submit proof of health insurance coverage that meets a set of requirements or purchase the Penn State SHIP. More information about specific requirements for international students, enrollment deadlines, and instructions for how to submit proof of insurance can be accessed by visiting Student Health Insurance - International Students.

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