Special Summer Programs

Berkeley SHIP information for Special Summer Programs 2022

The information on this page is only for the following programs: Master of Laws (Executive Track LLM), incoming students in Master of Public Affairs, Masters of Arts in Teaching, Master of Financial Engineering (incoming March class only), Master of Real Estate Development + Design and the 11-month Master in Public Health, and graduating students in Master of Information and Data Science.

Period of Coverage and Cost of SHIP

Program Effective Dates Cost of SHIP 
Incoming Master in Financial Engineering (MFE)1 March 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $2,553
Master of Laws (Executive Track LLM) May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Public Affairs (MPA-A)2 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Information and Data Science (graduating 5th year MIDS)3 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Real Estate Development + Design (MRED+D)2 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT-BE3 & PLI)2 June 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,018
Master of Public Affairs (MPA-B)2 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT-LEAD)2 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518
11-month Master of Public Health (MPH)2 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518
Master of Laws (Executive Track LLM)4 August 1, 2022 - August 31, 2022 $541

1Continuing/Graduating MFE students have Spring 2022 coverage from January 1, 2022 - May 31, 2022. The cost of SHIP is $2,520.

2This 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.

3This applies to 5th year MIDS students who were not enrolled in Spring 2022 and completing their program in Summer 2022.

4Students completing the Executive Track LLM program in August 2022 will need to purchase SHIP for the month of August. The enrollment period is from July 1, 2022 to August 1, 2022. To complete the online enrollment form, create an account or sign in here.

SHIP Benefits 

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

Waiving SHIP

Please click here for waiver period dates and instructions on how to waive SHIP. For waiver resources, waiver appeal, and waiver reversal, please see Waiving SHIP

SHIP for Dependents

Program Dependent Enrollment PeriodPeriod of CoverageCost of SHIP 
Incoming Master in Financial Engineering (MFE)  February 1, 2022 - April 1, 2022 March 1, 2022 – July 31, 2022 $2,553
Master of Laws (Executive Track LLM) April 1, 2022 - June 1, 2022 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Public Affairs (MPA-A) April 1, 2022 - May 1, 2022 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Information and Data Science (graduating 5th year MIDS) April 1, 2022 - May 1, 2022 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Real Estate Development + Design (MRED+D) April 1, 2022 - May 1, 2022 May 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,535
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT - BE3 and PLI) May 1, 2022 - June 1, 2022 June 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $1,018
Master of Public Affairs (MPA-B) June 1, 2022 - July 1, 2022 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518
Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT-LEAD) June 1, 2022 - July 1, 2022 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518
11-month Master of Public Health (MPH)  June 1, 2022 - July 1, 2022 July 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022 $518

Voluntary SHIP is available for the dependents of students enrolled in SHIP. See here to find out who is eligible. To enroll your dependent, complete the online enrollment form during your program's enrollment period.

Insurance after Graduation