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    Student Health
    Wellness Center

    Main Campus
    IIT Tower
    10 W. 35th St.
    3rd Fl.
    Chicago, IL 60616

    Downtown Campus

    NOT Available during
    the Summer

    By Appointment Only
    565 W. Adams St.
    6th Fl., Room 656
    Chicago, IL 60661-3601

    Office Hours
    Main Campus

    Monday - Friday
       8:30 - 5pm



    We are pleased to once again offer you health insurance coverage through Aetna Student Health. Here you will find some general information about our insurance plan and instructions on how to enroll or waive the IIT insurance plan.

    Returning Students

    The cost of coverage has increased. Please see below for all of the great benefits that have been added this year.

    Pediatric Dental (up to age 19)

    Removal of the pre-existing clause

    Private duty nursing

    Routine foot care

    Autism/pervasive development

    Bariatric Surgery expense

    Hearing aids

    Cosmetic surgery




    There’s no longer a cap on prescription drugs or medical coverage (it was 500K) and now it is unlimited

    The out of pocket deductible was reduced to $6350 it was $7500.

    Domestic Full time Students
    It is mandatory at IIT that all full-time students and students living in residence halls have health insurance. If you have insurance of your own, you should complete the WAIVER FORM before the deadlines shown below. If you do not waive participation in the Student Health Insurance Plan before the deadline, you will be enrolled automatically and billed $1,159 for annual coverage or $698 for the Spring coverage. Domestic Students who are Part-Time, Co-op, RA and TA students: If you do not live in the residence halls, you are not mandated to have health insurance. If you would like to enroll in the IIT Student Health Insurance Plan you must fill out the ENROLLMENT FORM before the deadlines shown below.

    F1 and J1 Students:
    You are not permitted to waive the IIT Student Health Insurance.
    Your coverage will begin August 14, 2014 and continue through August 13, 2015. Insurance cards will not be mailed out year. You can log on to Aetna Student Health's web site and use the to print your insurance card or contact Aetna at 800-841-3140 to request one be mailed to you.

    If you are enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan, you may also purchase coverage for you eligible dependents. All eligible dependents enrolling for coverage must submit an Enrollment form to Aetna Benefit Planning Insurance Agent, Inc. You can enroll them online on Aetna's web site

    The Student Health Insurance Plan at a glance.

    The chart below shows how the Plan pays your benefits for the major types of health care expenses. You can see the difference in your cost when you use preferred providers. A list of all preferred providers can be obtained using the Doc-Find tool. Click on the Doc-Find link to obtain more information on how to use it. The complete health plan brochure can be viewed by logging on to Aetna Student Health. Our health plan has a lot of different benefits available to those that are enrolled, like the vital savings dental and vision plan and the Student Assistance Plan (SAP) our school ID is IIT.

    Type of Service or Supply Benefit Level

    Policy Year Maximum


    Plan Deductible

    Preferred Care: $ 200

    Non-Preferred Care: $ 400

    Annual Out-of-Pocket Limit

    Preferred Care: $ 6,350

    Non-Preferred Care: $ Not applicable.

    Preferred Care

    Non � Preferred Care

    Physician Office Visit Expenses

    Plan pays 80%

    Plan pays 60%

    Inpatient Hospitalization Expenses

    Plan pays 80%

    Plan pays 60%

    Emergency Room Expenses

    Plan pays 80%

    Plan pays 80%

    Prescription Drug Expenses *

    Plan pays 100%

    Not Covered

    Rx Co-pays

    $ 10/35/50/100 (please see brochure and below for details on co-pays)

    Rx Annual Maximum


    *There is a $10/35/50/100 co pay for prescription drugs, a $10 copay for Generic, a $35 copay for Brand Name Formulary, a $50 copay for Brand Name Non-Formulary, or a $100 copay for Specialty Drugs.

    There is no coverage for prescription drugs filled at a non-preferred pharmacy.

    Enrollment and Premium Information

    Student Health Insurance Plan






    $ 698



    $ 15,112

    $ 9,109



    $ 7,370

    $ 4,443



    $ 14,526

    $ 8,756


    Coverage Period

    Student Health Insurance Plan


    August 14, 2014 through August 13, 2015


    January 06, 2015 through August 13, 2015


    May 26, 2015 through August 13, 2015

    Enrollment and Waiver Deadlines

    Student Health Insurance Plan


    September 1, 2014


    January 26, 2015

    Last modified: 07/22/2014 16:46:13

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