Student Health Benefits Requirements

Morgan State University is pleased to offer our students and their families a Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) that complies with the student insurance requirements under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act at an affordable premium.

All full-time under graduate students taking 12 or more credit hours and J-1 Visa Exchange Students and scholars are automatically enrolled and billed each semester for the SHIP when registered.  Students who have other creditable health insurance may elect to waive out the SHIP.Part-time, graduate students and students participating in the Nexus program with the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC) are eligible to enroll in this insurance plan. Graduate students completing their thesis are also eligible to enroll on a voluntary basis.To enroll or to waive coverage, visit during waiver periods and open enrollment period. 

The fall waiver period is July 2020 through September 5, 2020.

For more information concerning open enrollment periods call the University Health Center at 443-885-3236.