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Mandatory Health Insurance Policy for All Admits

We are pleased to offer our students health insurance coverage through Aetna Student Health. Under this tab you will find some general information about our insurance plan and instructions on how to enroll or waive the Illinois Tech insurance plan

*please note - we do not accept any insurance plans that are not ACA compliant, filed and approved in the US.

Please note:  All students will be billed and added  to the Illinois Tech Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) once enrolled in one academic credit hour of class. Accounts will be billed according to the term of entry (see enrollment and premium information)

The Illinois Institute of Technology, committed to the health and welfare of all its students, requires all students, who have registered for one academic credit hour or more, to have health insurance. Students who have their own health insurance and wish to opt-out must complete a Student Health Insurance Waiver. Failure to complete the waiver will result in a student being enrolled and charged the Health Insurance Fee. Students who are not eligible for the Health Insurance but wish to opt in can enroll in the program by contacting the Student Health and Wellness Center at 312-567-7550 or