Student Health Insurance

A Student Health Fee is included in the registration fees and provides unlimited visits to the Health Center. Services are provided on a walk-in, first come first serve basis unless there is an emergency as deemed by the staff. The health fee does not cover admission to hospitals or payment to drugstores for filling prescriptions. Any expenses incurred for treatment or care by the hospital or local physicians will be the financial responsibility of the student and his/her parents/guardians. Student medical insurance is strongly encouraged; AND is mandatory for graduate students, international students, athletes and certain majors.

United HealthCare Insurance Company is the University System of Georgia student health insurance vendor. Please visit the link below for premium rates, plan coverage and enrollment United HealthCare Insurance Company or contact United Healthcare Student Resource customer service @ 800-767-0700 or 

USG Student Health Insurance Policy (SHIP) has policy and fee updates for the 2024 -2025 academic year. Please click the button below to view the current policy descriptions and fees.  To enroll go to

If you have any further questions regarding these updates, please contact Student Health Services at 229-500-3544.