Please note, effective Fall 2018, SHIP is only available to registered students, dependents, and those on Filing Fee. Berkeley SHIP is no longer available for an extra semester post-graduation.
When your SHIP term ends (December 31 for Fall term and July 31 for Spring term), you should become eligibile for a special 60-day period to enroll in Covered California or Medi-Cal. The ending of SHIP is considered a qualifying event that opens a special enrollment period for you on Covered California. To learn more about your options on Covered California and Medi-Cal or to find an insurance navigator to assist you with Covered California, please visit the Covered California site. Please note, this is an external website.