Welcome to Student Health Insurance

The current health plan through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois goes through August 11, 2016.

The new NIU Student Health Insurance plan effective August 12, 2016 will be through Aetna PPO. The cost per semester is $990.50.

YES, I want the insurance: To confirm that you want the NIU Student Health Insurance Plan, click the “YES” button and follow the link to Enroll/Waive: Student Health Insurance Plan. The Login ID is your ZID and the password is your birthdate. The last day to enroll in the insurance is Friday September 2, 2016. Your Aetna insurance card will be available to you within 48 hours or on the first day of coverage. You will have the option to also purchase the Aetna Vital Savings Dental Discount card or Dependent Health Coverage.

NO, I do not want the NIU student insurance:  Click the “NO” button to follow the link to Enroll/Waive: Student Health Insurance Plan. The Login ID is your ZID and the password is your birthdate. The last day to waive the insurance is Friday September 2, 2016. 

Please note that if you do not waive or enroll in the NIU Plan and are taking at least 9 on-campus hours, you will be automatically enrolled in the plan and the premium will be billed to your tuition account.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 815-753-0122 or studentinsurance@niu.edu, or visit our office in the Health Services Building, Room 101.