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Dependent Coverage

Student Health Insurance doesn't include coverage for your spouse, domestic partner or children. However, we recognize that every student has unique insurance needs. We can help you find coverage for your dependents. Please contact us at 815-753-0122 or studentinsurance@niu.edu to discuss your options.

Coverage Options

Exchange Plans

Exchange plans are part of the Affordable Care Act. They have various rules and requirements. The county's Healthcare Enrollment Assistance Program can help you enroll.

Medicaid/All Kids Program

The Medicaid/All Kids program can provide coverage for your children. It has various rules and requirements.

Please note: This webpage is provided for informational purposes only. NIU is not compensated for listing these plans and programs, nor do we guarantee them.

Contact Us

Student Health Insurance Office
Health Services Building, room 201
Phone: 815-753-0122
Fax: 815-753-9599
studentInsurance@niu.edu

Monday-Friday
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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