Effective for the Fall 2019 semester, NYIT is enrolling the following students in Aetna Student Health insurance:
- FULL-TIME UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS
- STUDENT ATHLETES
- SCHOOL OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS STUDENTS
- VOCATIONAL INDEPENDENCE PARTICIPANTS
- RESIDENCE LIFE STUDENTS
- F1/J1 VISA INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS **Not Eligible to Waive**
Note: Online only students are not enrolled in the insurance program.
Your premiums are automatically billed to your student account. NYIT has no financial stake in promoting this plan.
Depending on your insurance, except for F1/J1 international students, you may be able to waive the Aetna Student Health Insurance plan if you have other coverage that meets NYIT requirements. The waiver opened in the beginning of July and will end on September 30. To waive NYIT coverage, please visit Aetna Student Health.
If you do not waive your insurance during the July 1 to September 30 waiver period, the charges will remain on your account.
If you have any questions about the insurance policy, please call Aetna Student Health at 877.409.7358 or visit their website.
Counseling and Wellness Services look forward to assisting you with any questions you may have regarding the mandatory enrollment and waiver.
Long Island: 516.686.7976
New York City: 212.261.1770