Health Plan Benefits

Waive or Enroll: The process to enroll in the plan or waive the health insurance requirement varies by population. For more information, click on Undergraduate, Graduate, International or Special Programs.

General Information

Aetna logostudent health insurance plan is provided by Aetna (Group Policy #474887). To waive or enroll, learn more about your coverage, find the status of your claims, print member IDs, and more, visit the Aetna Website.

Students do not need a referral from USF Student Health Clinic clinic to see a Doctor in Aetna's Preferred Network. Students can find an Aetna Doctor by searching DocFind. The group policy for USF is #474887. Click to print your ID card.

Cost and Dates

Academic Year 2015-2016

Fall 2015: $1,144 (8/1/2015-12/31/2015)
Spring/Summer 2016: $1,600 (1/1/2016-07/31/2016)
Summer 2016: $686 (5/1/2016-7/31/2016)

Note: Students who purchase Spring coverage are also covered for the Summer term.


For a brief overview of the Aetna Student Plan, download the following documents:

Academic Year 2015-2016
Aetna Plan Design and Benefits

To view the full details of coverage, follow these steps to download the material from Aetna's website:

  1. Go to the Aetna Website.
  2. On the left navigation menu, click on "Medical Plan: Enroll."
  3. Click on "Full Plan Details."


To file a claim with Aetna, download the Aetna Health Insurance Claim Form, attach appropriate documentation, and mail to:

Aetna Student Health
P.O. Box 981106
El Paso, TX 79998

To find out the status of your claim, create an Aetna member account on the Aetna Website or call (877) 850-6036.

If you need help filling out the claim form, visit Health Promotion Services in UC 5th Floor.

Please note: Claims must be submitted to Aetna within 90 days from the date of treatment.

Finding a doctor

Follow these instructions to find a doctor within the Aetna network.

  1. Go to Aetna's Doc Find website.
  2. Click on the "Enter DocFind" button.
  3. Click on the "Continue to DocFind" button.
  4. Enter the criteria to find a doctor near you.

Remember that you should always go a doctor within the Aetna network in order to keep your costs to a minimum. If you go to a doctor outside of the network, you will be responsible for paying a larger percentage of the cost. For more information on your health insurance plan, read the section on Benefits.


Visit our Health Insurance FAQ or contact Health Promotion Services:

In-person: UC Fifth Floor

Tel: (415) 422-5797
Fax: (888) 471-2290


Health Promotion Services

2130 Fulton Street
University Center, Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94117

Hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm

Tel: (415) 422-5797
Fax: (888) 471-2290

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