Student Health Insurance

Annual Student Health Insurance Waiver/Enrollment Process

This process is now closed. If you have any questions or concerns related to insurance please call Student Health 610-499-1183.

Student Health Insurance Requirement: Widener University requires personal health insurance of:

-All full time undergraduate students taking 12 or more credit hours
-All graduate students participating in the following clinical programs with 6 or more credit hours: DOT, DPT, MSN, MSW, dual degree MSW, PsyD and dual degree PsyD

IF YOU DO NOT WAIVE OUT BY SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 YOUR STUDENT ACCOUNT WILL BE CHARGED THE INSURANCE PREMIUM.

Please note all registered International students are automatically enrolled in the University’s insurance plan at registration and the premium for coverage is added to their student account.

If your current coverage does not comply with Widener University requirements or you do not have personal health insurance you must enroll in the University-sponsored health insurance. Please visit www.firststudent.com for more information regarding benefits available.

If enrolling in the University-sponsored plan please contact www.firststudent.com to receive a copy of the Certificate of Coverage and Statement of Benefits for policy details.

Automatic enrollment in the plan occurs after the deadline. However, your coverage is retroactive to the policy start date. After the enrollment period ends, you will receive an email from United Healthcare with directions to download your insurance card. If you do not receive an email, please contact customerservice@firstriskadvisors.com or call Student Health at (610) 499-1183.