Health Insurance

University Sponsored Insurance Plan

Niagara University is pleased to offer an injury and sickness insurance plan underwritten by UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company of New York. 

All students registered and attending classes are eligible to enroll in the plan. Eligible dependents of enrolled students may purchase this plan as well.

To enroll:

  • Click the Gallagher Koster website (plan administrators).
  • Click "Student Direct Pay Enroll."
  • Follow guidance on the page to set up an account and process your insurance purchase.

Check out the FAQ document here for enrollment and rate information.

New York State Help with Health Insurance for Students:

Medicaid, Child Health Plus and Family Health Plus provide no-cost or low-cost health coverage for eligible students in New York. Even if your student has been turned down in the past or you don't know if they qualify, you may be able to get health coverage for them now. To get started, call 1.877.KIDS.NOW (1.877.543.7669) or check out the websites below.

Check out the links below for more information: