Student Health Insurance

Student Health Insurance

Comprehensive Student Health Insurance- Voluntary Enrollment Plan

All United States citizens and all international students are required to have health insurance. For those students who are not covered under a family policy here are some options:

Coastal Carolina University sponsors a comprehensive medical plan through Blue Cross and Blue Shield managed by Academic Health Plans, Inc. for a reasonable cost for students who do not have comprehensive health insurance coverage. Students may obtain a health insurance brochure at Student Health Services or from the Academic Health Plans website at or by calling toll free 1-855-306-9474.

  • This plan has medical, dental, vision, mental health, pharmacy, and preventative health care coverages; it meets all Affordable Care Act Requirements.

The Affordable Care Act provides comprehensive medical coverage for all uninsured citizens and all international students. You may access the Health Insurance Marketplace by going to or by calling toll free 1-800-318-2596 for those students who do not have comprehensive health insurance coverage to determine eligibility, plans, and costs.

Student Accident Insurance Plan

At no cost to students, the Student Accident Insurance Plan, through A-G Student Insurance, offers a $10,000 maximum yearly benefit for all full-time Coastal students.  A full-time student is defined as any enrolled undergraduate student taking at least 12 credit hours or a graduate student taking at least 9 credit hours. Also this plan provides coverage for participation in intercollegiate NCAA activities.  For more information about the plan’s benefits, how to enroll, and how to electronically file claims for qualifying medical expenses, please visit AIG’s website at or call toll free: 1-800-634-8628.