Frequently Asked Questions

Archive 2021-2022


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Am I Eligible to enroll in the Student Health Insurance Plan?

Online Enrollment Periods

Medical 1st, 2nd and Dental Student

Annual - 06/01/2021 - 09/16/2021

Medical 3rd & 4th Year

2022-2023 Annual - 04/01/2022 - 06/30/2022

Medical 4th Year Continuing

2022-2023 Annual - 04/01/2022 - 07/31/2022

Academic and Dental Post Grad

Fall - 06/01/2021 - 09/16/2021

Spring - 11/01/2021 - 02/09/2022

Summer (Academic) - 04/01/2022 - 06/15/2022

Summer (Dental Post Grad) - 06/01/2022 - 07/15/2022

Online Enrollment

All UT HSC students are automatically enrolled by the school. You can enroll below if you qualify for a Qualifying Event or are no longer eligible and require Continuation insurance.

UT Gap Coverage

Visiting Scholars

Continuation Coverage

Students with a Qualifying Life Event

1st Year Students with a Qualifying Life Event

2nd Year Students with a Qualifying Life Event

3rd Year Students with a Qualifying Life Event

4th Year Students with a Qualifying Life Event

4th Year Continuing Students with a Qualifying Life Event

Academic Medical with a Qualifying Life Event

Dental Students with a Qualifying Life Event

Dental Post Grads with a Qualifying Life Event


The Summer online waiver period is 03/25/2022 to 07/01/2022.

Summer - 03/27/2023 - 07/02/2023

The Summer waiver deadline ended 07/01/2022. The online waiver system can no longer accept new waiver requests.


Should any Health Science Student experience a needlestick exposure, please complete and submit Needle Stick Claim Form to BCBSTX in a timely manner to ensure benefit is covered at 100%.

Needle Stick Claim Form

View Claims Online

Medical Claim Form

Prescription Claim Form

Dental Claim Form

International Claim Form - Used to submit claims for benefits for covered services received outside the United States

Parent Information

Parent Information Flyer

Virtual Visits - Care When and Where You Need It

Parent Video


Continuation coverage is available for students who are not enrolled and do not meet eligibility.  Student must be enrolled previous semester to be eligible.  All students and their dependent(s) can purchase three (3) months of additional medical coverage. (Dental is not available.) Continuation must be purchased within thirty one (31) days of the current coverage termination date. 


Please be advised that due to high call volume, Academic HealthPlans is experiencing higher than normal wait times.

Enrollment Information

Academic HealthPlans, Inc.
PO Box 1605
Colleyville, TX  76034

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

PO Box 660044
Dallas, TX  75266-0044
BCBS Customer Service
24/7 Nurseline
Dental Customer Service

VSP Vision

This service is not administered by Academic HealthPlans.

BAM Internet Help Desk
If you have any questions about BAM, please call the Internet Help Desk at 888-706-0583.
The Internet Help Desk is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline

Hours: Available 24 hours
Languages: English, Spanish
Dial 988 from any phone to be immediately connected