Waiving SHIP

Spring 2020 Waiver Information

The Spring 2020 waiver period is December 1, 2019 to January 1, 2020. The late waiver period is January 2, 2020 to January 15, 2020.  All waivers received between January 2, 2020 and January 15, 2020 will be subject to a late fee of $75. No waivers will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

The  Spring 2020 waiver criteria, waiver worksheet and other resources are provided below under Waiver Resources.

SHIP Benefits

berkeley ship logoBerkeley Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) is an outstanding health plan designed specifically for college students.

SHIP Dental FAQs

Frequently asked questions about dental coverage:

SHIP Referrals

Don't get stuck with the bill!

An approved insurance referral is required prior to seeking medical services outside of Tang or your claims will be denied. Dental, vision, services provided in a hospital emergency room or urgent care clinic, prescriptions filled outside of UHS, international services, and some limited preventative and women's health visits do not require an approved referral.

SHIP Dental Benefits

MetLife Member Information 
Plan Network PDP Plus
Group Number  151675
Member ID Number  Your MetLife member ID is the same as your Wellfleet or SHIP member ID.

Medical - Outpatient

1A referral by the SHIP office is required BEFORE seeking services outside of UHS or your claims will be denied.

2Subject to the $300 deductible. 

3If the student's plan terminates before the 31 days from date of birth, the newborn's coverage ends on the same termination date as that of the student.

4 Please note after the 12th visit per plan year, these services are subject to pre-certification and medical necessity review.