Insurance

SHIP Benefits

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

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).

SHIP Waiver Instructions for Summer Special Programs

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To save you time and frustration, please take a moment to review these helpful steps. Most errors encountered during the waiver process can be avoided by following these simple instructions. 


  1. This waiver application is only for students in a Summer Special Program who are waiving for the Summer 2018 session.
  2. Please find your program below for the Summer 2018 waiver period.  

    Program 

Waiving SHIP

Spring 2018 Waiver Information

The Spring 2018 waiver period is now closed. The deadline to waive SHIP for Spring 2018 was 1/15/18. 


SHIP Waiver Instructions

You are almost there! Help us help you! 

To save you time and frustration, please take a moment to review these helpful steps. Most errors encountered during the waiver process can be avoided by following these simple instructions. 


Insurance for Dependents

Berkeley SHIP offers comprehensive medical, behavioral health, dental and vision insurance for you and your family!

Voluntary SHIP plans are now available for the dependents of students enrolled in SHIP.

SHIP Fees and Enrollment

All eligible registered undergraduate and graduate students at UC Berkeley, including registered international students are automatically enrolled in the Berkeley Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP), and charged a health insurance fee on their CalCentral account.

Voluntary SHIP plans are available for students who have graduated (or left the university) and dependents of students enrolled in SHIP, as well as for concurrent enrollment undergraduates and filing fee graduate students.