United Healthcare Health Insurance Coverage
Graduate students employed as Research Assistants, Teaching Assistants or Service Assistants are eligible for health insurance paid for by the department in which the student is employed. Insurance is a mandatory benefit and provided on a semester by semester basis.
Graduate assistant insurance is provided by United Health Care. To find out more about the insurance plan, check out the following links: Graduate Assistant Health Insurance, Health Discount Program and Health Care 101.
For general information about plans provided by United Healthcare, check out the United Healthcare website. You can find more information about the Graduate Assistant Health Insurance plan by reviewing the following link: 2016-248-2 Summary Brochure.
2015-2016 Student Plan Rates (paid by UAA)
Summer Only - $645.00 (5/17/2016 to 8/24/2016)
Initiating United Healthcare Coverage
*Until further notice, students must follow each step every semester for which they are awarded a graduate assistantship. Failure to do so will result in delayed coverage and late processing of your tuition remission payment.
If students are unable to complete their enrollment in person, they must contact Elisa Mattison as soon as possible.
To create an account with United Healthcare, go to the United Healthcare website, search University of Alaska Anchorage, then select create account option. Or click the following link: Create an online account.If you have problems with your coverage, you may contact Elisa Mattison or 786-1096 with questions.