Health Insurance

The university does offer a university-sponsored insurance plan.   This plan is being supplied to you for your safety and wellbeing. Please click here for comprehensive benefit information.  At this time enrollment in this plan is voluntary.  Please contact health services at 716-286-8385 if you wish to be enrolled in this plan.

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:  

To learn more, please visit http://info.nystateofhealth.ny.gov.  

Have additional questions or ready to enroll?  NY State of Health has trained experts who will guide you step by step in selecting and signing up for a plan that’s right for you. To find an assistor in your community, go to https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/agent/hx_brokerSearch or call them at 1.855.355.5777, TTY: 1.800.662.1220.

Watch a short video Health Insurance – It’s What Adults Do at http://info.nystateofhealth.ny.gov/YoungAdultsVideo.

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