Contact Information Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
NSU Student Health Insurance firstname.lastname@example.org (954) 262-4060
for questions regarding charges and waivers
for questions regarding benefits, coverage, health discounts, and finding a provider
Student Health Insurance FAQs
Insurance cards will not be mailed out. Students may print a paper insurance card by following the steps below:
You may also request to have a card mailed to you by calling Aetna Member Services at 855-821-9720
IMPORTANT: Before receiving any medical care with a Tier II or Tier III provider, you must obtain a referral from your Tier I provider, including for follow-up visits. You are also required to follow up with your Tier I provider to obtain a referral if you are referred to a different Tier II or Tier III provider for the same condition.
Referral is not required for the following exceptions:
The NSU Student Medical Center is staffed by board-certified physicians and physician assistants who provide primary care services including:
If you are a student in the Ft. Lauderdale/Davie Campus you must visit the Student Medical Center before receiving any medical care with a Tier II or Tier III provider.
Tier II or Tier III Providers within the Preferred Provider network have agreed to accept negotiated rates which reduce students' out-of-pocket expenses. To find a doctor, hospital, or pharmacy.
Current students who are part of the mandatory population, will be graduating or otherwise leaving school, and whose student health insurance coverage will be terminating may elect to purchase the three month continuation option. The three month continuation option will provide an additional three months of coverage based on your current benefit policy after your student health insurance coverage end date.
Please note, your insurance coverage will remain active until the end of your program’s academic year. This means your coverage period may extend past your graduation date and/or class end date; you will be eligible for the three month continuation option then.
(Example: If you graduated in May, your plan will continue to cover you until the end of your academic program year in July or August. You will be eligible for the three month continuation option then.)
Please read the following important information prior to electing to enroll:
APPLY FOR THE THREE-MONTH CONTINUATION OPTION