SHIP is also the only health insurance plan that provides 100% coverage at the Health Center at Auraria.
There is no need to take any action or to sign up for SHIP.
Enrollment in SHIP is automatic when a student registers for nine (9) or more credit hours in the Fall or Spring.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is made up of the Affordable Health Care for America Act, the Patient Protection Act, and the health care related sections of the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act and the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act.
It also includes amendments to other laws like the Food, Drug and Cosmetics Act and the Health and Public Services Act.
Students can obtain a hard copy of the Health Insurance Requirement Guide at the Student Insurance Office in Plaza 149 or the main information desk on the first floor of the Student Success Building. The Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) is designed specifically for MSU Denver students taking nine (9) or more credit hours in the Fall or Spring semesters.