Special Summer Programs

Berkeley SHIP information for Special Summer Programs 2018

The information on this page is only for the following programs: PLLM and incoming students in MPA, MAT (MUSE, MACSME, PLI and DTE), JMP,  MREDD, and MFE (incoming March class only).

Period of Coverage and Cost of SHIP

Program Effective Dates Cost of SHIP 
LLM (Professional Track and Hybrid) May 11, 2018 - August 31, 2018 $1,382
Master of Public Affairs (MPA)* May 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018 $954
MAT (MUSE, MACSME, PLI, and DTE) June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018 $576
MRED+D* June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018 $576
JMP (Joint Medical Program) June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018 $576
Incoming MFE (Master in Financial Engineering)** March 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018 $1,700
*This applies to the incoming class only for the first summer in which they start. After the first summer, programs roll into regular  Fall and Spring SHIP coverage periods and costs.
**Continuing/Graduating MFE students have Spring 2018 coverage from January 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018.

SHIP Benefits 

Berkeley SHIP is a comprehensive major medical insurance plan, providing medical, counseling and prescription through Anthem Blue Cross, vision through VSP and dental services through MetLife. To learn about your benefits, please see SHIP benefits.

Waiver Period

Program Waiver Period 
LLM (Professional Track and Hybrid) April 1,  2018 - May 8, 2018
Master of Public Affairs (MPA) April 10,  2018 - May 10, 2018
MAT (MUSE, MACSME, PLI, and DTE) May 10, 2018 - June 10, 2018
MRED+D May 10, 2018 - June 10, 2018
JMP (Joint Medical Program) May 10, 2018 - June 10, 2018
Incoming MFE (Master in Financial Engineering) February 1, 2018 - March 10, 2018

Please click here for waiver instructions. For waiver resources, waiver appeal and waiver reversal, please see Waiving SHIP

SHIP for Dependents

Program Dependent Enrollment Dates Effective Dates
LLM (Professional Track and Hybrid) April 11, 2018 - May 11, 2018 May 11, 2018 - August 31, 2018
Master of Public Affairs (MPA) April 15, 2018 - May 25, 2018 May 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018
MAT (MUSE, MACSME, PLI, and DTE) May 15, 2018 - June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018
MRED+D May 15, 2018 - June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018
JMP (Joint Medical Program) May 15, 2018 - June 15, 2018 June 15, 2018 - July 31, 2018
Incoming MFE (Master in Financial Engineering) February 15, 2018 - April 15, 2018 March 15, 2018 – July 31, 2018

To enroll by phone, call Wells Fargo Student Insurance Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm PST toll free at (800) 853-5899.

To enroll by faxfax an enrollment form and payment information to Wells Fargo Insurance at (877) 612-7966.

To enroll by mail, mail an enrollment form and payment to:

Wells Fargo Insurance
10940 White Rock Road, 2nd Floor, 
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670. 

You can make payment by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Check or Money Order. Please make checks payable to Wells Fargo Insurance.

Insurance after Graduation

Please see Insurance after Graduation. Please note, graduating PLLM students are not eligible for the SHIP continuation plan.