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    Health Insurance Waiver/Request Deadlines
    Fall and Spring: September 18, 2013
    Spring Only: February 19, 2014
    Estimated Cost per Semester (13-14): $918

    Undergraduate and Law Students: All Undergraduate students registered for at least 8 credits and all Law students registered for at least 2 credits are required to have health and accident insurance. These students are automatically enrolled in and charged for Hamline's health insurance coverage.

    If students have their own policy, they must go online through Piperline to waive their insurance coverage. Students should allow 48 hours for processing and then check their student account on Piperline to verify that the waiver credit appears. If there are questions or concerns, please contact Sara McLain at 651-523-2214 or 800-888-2182.

    If students do not go online to waive this fee by the specified semester deadline, they will be enrolled in Hamline's health insurance plan and will be responsible for the cost of that coverage.

    **Note that the insurance waiver will be in effect until a student leaves the university or requests in writing that the waiver be canceled.**
    ***Students must be enrolled in at least 8 credits for the fall and spring semester to keep the insurance year round.***


    Postbaccalaureate and Graduate Students: Postbaccalaureate students registered for at least 4 credits and graduate students registered for at least 4 credits in a degree-seeking program are eligible to request health insurance coverage through Hamline. Qualified students must go online through Piperline to request coverage every academic year. The cost of the coverage will be added to their student account. Students should allow 48 hours for processing and then check their student account on Piperline to verify that the charge has been added. 

    The deadline for requesting health insurance are listed above.

    **Note that postbaccalaureate and graduate students must request coverage every academic year. No student is automatically re-enrolled from one year to the next.**

    ***Students must be enrolled in at least 4 credits for the fall and spring semester to keep the insurance year round.***

    International Students:  Please note that Hamline's policy which governs the waiving of the student health insurance policy is slightly different for international students due to visa regulations. The waiver form is a different. The deadlines are listed above.

    - Undergraduate International Students (Full degree seeking): Only students with government provided international insurance (i.e. Sweden, Saudi Arabia, etc.) are eligible for a waiver.

    - Graduate International Students (e.g. MBA, JD, PhD, etc.): Eligible only if student has personal insurance that meets the international insurance requirements.

    - Exchange International Students (international students studying at Hamline for only 1 or 2 terms): Only students with current international insurance from their home university or students with government provided international insurance (i.e. Sweden, Saudi Arabia, etc.) are eligible for a waiver.

    - Exchange International Law Students (international graduate students studying on exchange to the Hamline School of Law for only 1 or 2 terms): Only students with current international insurance from their home university, students with government provided international insurance (i.e. Sweden, Saudi Arabia, etc.), or students with personal insurance that meets the requirements are eligible for a waiver.

    Please visit the website of the International and Off-Campus Programs for more information about the International Insurance and Waivers.

    For information specific to your coverage, please contact Counseling and Health Services at (651) 523-2204 or visit Aetna Student Health

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