The YUGSA Health and Dental plan is mandatory for all full time graduate students without an alternate coverage and is optional for part time students. All full time students will be automatically enrolled in the plan and the GSA Healthcare charge will appear in their student accounts in September. Part time students can join the plan by opting in to it. (Scroll below). Complete coverage details are available at your benefits.
If you are a new plan member, the following information must be given to your health provider to enable them to submit the claim directly to the insurance:
Certificate ID: Last 7 digits of your student number+YGS e.g. 2345678YGS
Group No.: 510004
To download the benefit card and the benefit booklet, scroll down to ‘Booklets & Forms”.
Fall’19 registrants: Sept. 01, 2019 to Aug.31, 2020
Winter’20 registrants: Jan. 01, 2020 to Aug.31, 2020
Summer’20 registrants: May 01, 2020 to Aug.31, 2020
Fall ’19 Opt in/Opt out begins Aug. 01, 2019
Fall’19 Opt in/Opt out ends Oct. 20, 2019
The deadline to choose a plan option ends Oct. 20, 2019.