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UT-SHIP Coverage Periods/Premium Billing Info

× Reminder: Fall 2018 Waiver Period is July 2 to September 1. AHP will not accept any new waiver applications after September 1.

UT-SHIP 2018-19 Coverage Dates & Billing Information

The tables below show UT-SHIP's AHP-BCBS coverage periods and corresponding premium rates for available plans for the 2018-19 academic year, divided by billing semester in the orange columns.

Table 1 presents the standard Medical-Only UT-SHIP AHP-BCBS policy packages.

  • Texas Pediatric Dental and Texas Pediatric Vision are included free of charge for students enrolled in UT-SHIP's Medical-Only AHP-BCBS plan who are under 19 years of age.
  • F-1, J-1, and J-2 students planning to keep their AHP-BCBS plan should note the bundled Spring/Summer premium billing schedule and budget accordingly.
  • The vision plan is not available for any students after they reach 19 years of age. 

Table 2 presents rates for the optional dental insurance add-on, available only to students ages 19 and up who are enrolled in Medical-Only coverage from UT-SHIP AHP-BCBS. 

UT-SHIP Billing Semester
Coverage Period

Summer Premium
5/15/2018 - 8/14/2018

Annual Premium
8/15/2018 - 8/14/2019

Fall Premium
8/15/2018 - 12/31/2018

Spring + Summer Premium
1/1/2019 - 8/14/2019

Summer Premium**
5/15/2019 - 8/14/2019 

Table 1: Medical-Only Premium Rates

Student Only  

$589

$2,504

$954

$1,550

$631

Spouse (If Student Is Also Insured)  

$589

$2,504

$954

$1,550

$631

Children (If Student is Also   Insured)  

$1,178

$4,010

$1,527

$2,483

$1,011

Student and Children  

$1,599

$6,514

$2,481

$4,033

$1,642

Student, Spouse and Children  

$2,188

$9,018

$3,435

$5,583

$2,273

 *Annual premium includes $12 AES (Emergency Evacuation Coverage) fee.
**The insurance premiums for Spring AND Summer are billed together as a fixed premium fee, assessed at the beginning of the Spring  semester; however, the Summer premium is not separable, and the provided Summer prices are for the student's reference only. 

Table 2: Dental Premium Rates***

Student Only  

$60  $236 $90 $146 $59

Spouse  

$60  $236 $90 $146 $59

  ***The standard AHP-BCBS Medical-Only insurance plan automatically provided to qualifying F-1, J-1, and J-2 students includes free Dental coverage at no charge for plan-listed dependent children 19 and under. 

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