Eligibility

Eligibility Schedule: The time period that UHS services are available to students.

The Student Health Insurance Office can help you determine eligibility for services at the Tang Center - call (510) 642-5700. 

New fall or spring semester students  Eligible to use UHS services 30 calendar days prior to the first day of the semester. For Fall 2020, eligible for UHS services as of July 19, 2020. Student pricing starts August 1, 2020. For Spring 2021, eligiblity for UHS services begins December 12, 2020 and student pricing starts January 1, 2021. 
All registered students  Eligible to use all UHS services during the fall and spring semesters, for 2020-21 services available August 1, 2020-July 31, 2021. Hours and services are curtailed during scheduled holidays and winter/spring recesses during the school year.
Registered summer school students Eligible to use UHS services during the summer from May 24, 2021 to August 13, 2021.

Non-SHIP-enrolled students who graduate or leave UCB at the end of a given semester

If SPRING is your last semester: eligible for UHS services until July 31.

If FALL is your last semester: eligible for UHS services until December 31.

Students who are graduating  Please see Health Insurance After You Graduate.
Spouses and domestic partners of registered Berkeley students.

Eligible for limited services at the full fees-for-service rate: couples counseling, Flu Clinic, International Travel Clinic, and Career Counseling. Contact the Student Health Insurance Office to help you determine eligibility for services at the Tang Center - (510) 642-5700. 

UC Extension International Student and UC Extension International Concurrent Student

Eligible only for counseling services excluding psychiatry and Social Services. Extension students are not eligible for medical or any other services except those open to the public (international travel services). Note: we do not accept any other insurance except the Berkeley Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP).Contact the Student Health Insurance Office to help you determine eligibility for services at the Tang Center - (510) 642-5700.

UCB Visiting Scholar and Postdocs

Eligible for limited services: Flu Clinic, International Travel Clinic, Be Well at Work - Wellness, Be Well at Work - Work/LifeBe Well at Work - Employee Assistance and Be Well at Work - Disability Management's Worker's Comp at full fee-for-service rates. Also eligible for Career Counseling but must complete a background information form (and submit a resume to our Career Counseling Library prior to being scheduled for visits. Contact the Student Health Insurance Office to help you determine eligibility for services at the Tang Center - (510) 642-5700. Note there are some limitations on Career Library services with some services provided free of charge. 
Dependents of UCB Visiting Scholars, Visiting Student Researchers, and Postdocs Eligible for limited services: Flu Clinic, International Travel Clinic, and Career Counseling at the full fees-for-service rate. Contact the Student Health Insurance Office to help you determine eligibility for services at the Tang Center - (510) 642-5700. 

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