Student Plan

Students do not need a referral from USF Student Health Clinic clinic to see a Doctor in Aetna's Preferred Network. Students can find an Aetna Doctor by searching DocFind. The group policy for USF is #474887. Click to print your ID card

Waive or Enroll: The process to enroll in the plan or waive the health insurance requirement varies by population. For more information, click on Undergraduate, Graduate, International or Special Programs.

General Information

aetnaThe USF-sponsored student health insurance plan is provided by Aetna (Policy # 474887). To waive or enroll, learn more about your coverage, find the status of your claims, print member IDs, and more, visit the Aetna Website.

Cost and Dates

Academic Year 2013-2014

Fall 2013: $895 (8/1/2013-12/31/2013)

Spring/Summer 2014: $1241 (1/1/2014-07/31/2014)

Summer 2014: $538 (5/1/2014-7/31/2014) 

Note: Students who purchase Spring coverage are also covered for the Summer term.

 

Benefits

For a brief overview of the Aetna Student Plan, download the following documents:

Academic Year 2013-2014
Aetna Benefit Highlights  
Aetna Plan Brochure           
On-Call International Pamphlet  (On-Call international will provide you with assistance if you are traveling aboard and need medical attention).  

To view the full details of coverage, follow these steps to download the material from Aetna's website:

  1. Go to the Aetna Website.
  2. On the left navigation menu, click on "Medical Plan: Enroll."
  3. Click on "Full Plan Details."

Claims

To file a claim with Aetna, download the Aetna Health Insurance Claim Form, attach appropriate documentation, and mail to:

Aetna Student Health
P.O. Box 981106
El Paso, TX 79998

To find out the status of your claim, create an Aetna member account on the Aetna Website or call (877) 850-6036.

If you need help filling out the claim form, visit Health Promotion Services in UC 5th Floor.

Please note: Claims must be submitted to Aetna within 90 days from the date of treatment.

Finding a doctor

Follow these instructions to find a doctor within the Aetna network.

  1. Go to Aetna's Doc Find website.
  2. Click on the "Enter DocFind" button.
  3. Click on the "Continue to DocFind" button.
  4. Enter the criteria to find a doctor near you.

Remember that you should always go a doctor within the Aetna network in order to keep your costs to a minimum. If you go to a doctor outside of the network, you will be responsible for paying a larger percentage of the cost. For more information on your health insurance plan, read the section on Benefits.

Questions

Visit our Health Insurance FAQ or contact Health Promotion Services:

In-person: UC Fifth Floor

Tel: (415) 422-5797
Fax: (888) 471-2290

Email: hps@usfca.edu