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The Student Health Insurance office manages the UT Student Health Insurance Plan (UT SHIP) for UT Dallas, provides confidential claims advising services, and serves as an information resource regarding local healthcare providers.

Domestic Students

Domestic students at UT Dallas may elect to purchase the UT Student Health Insurance Plan (UT SHIP). Learn more →

International Students

Enrollment in UT SHIP or a comparable health insurance plan is required of all international students. Learn more →


Summer 2015 Waiver Period

The waiver period for summer 2015 is April 20 to May 29, 2015. All documents must be in the system no later than 11:59 p.m. on May 29, 2015. Only waiver applications submitted through the new electronic waiver system during this period will be considered for a waiver for summer 2015. If you do not submit a waiver or if your waiver submission is not approved, you will be enrolled in the SHIP automatically.

UT SHIP Payment Changes

Students who have purchased UT SHIP will no longer be required to make a payment at the time they receive services at the Student Health Center. The center will start filing insurance claims directly with Blue Cross Blue Shield on behalf of students who are covered by the plan. Services received at the Student Health Center are 100 percent covered by UT SHIP. Students who have chosen not to purchase UT SHIP will be required to make payment at the time they receive services.