Welcome to Student Health Insurance

New Student Health Insurance Plan

The NIU student health insurance plan is through Aetna and is a PPO.

Coverage Dates

Fall semester: August 1 to December 31.
Spring semester: January 1 to July 31.


Student: $1,039 per semester. Annual cost equals approx. $173 per month for Gold Plan coverage.
Spouse: $1,039 per semester.
One child: $1,039 per semester.
If more than one child covered: $2,058 per semester.


The fall 2017 waiver period is closed. Appeals will be accepted through October 11, 2017 by completing the Appeal Form.


Please contact us at 815-753-0122 or studentinsurance@niu.edu. You may also visit us in the Health Services building, room 101.

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