Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) Requirements

Please watch for an email from AHP regarding enrollment which will provide the necessary information for waiving out of or enrolling in this plan.

(For those familiar with the waiver process and need quick access to this process click here. You will log in with your Student ID # including the zero's, and your password will be you birthdate as an 8-digit number with no special characters, ex. March 20, 1998, would be 03201998)

 All full-time undergraduate students taking at least 12 credit hours and International students with F-1 and J-1 Visas are required to have current health insurance coverage with a U.S. claims address .

  • All students meeting the above criteria will be automatically enrolled in and charged for Xavier's student health insurance plan, unless proof of coverage is furnished through the waiver process.
  • All full time undergraduate students must follow this requirement each academic year.  This helps ensure access to medical care for our students and protects their investment in a Xavier education.

  • You may use your existing health insurance to satisfy this requirement or you may purchase the health insurance offered by Xavier.
  • The waiver site will open the week of June 19th, 2017. THE DEADLINE TO WAIVE XAVIER'S STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE IS SEPTEMBER 22, 2017.
  • Graduate students are not automatically charged, therefore do not need to go through the waiver process.
  • Information regarding the waiver process can be found here:

Health Insurance Utilization on Campus:

Effective July 1, 2017, healthcare services at Xavier's campus will be provided by TriHealth. In order to access health services on campus, Xavier student's will be required to present their insurance card, and pay the corresponding copayment as directed by each individual's insurance coverage plan. Students may elect to use Xavier's student health insurance or an existing plan to receive care on campus. Learn more about the Xavier offered Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP).