Student Health Benefit Plan

The Student Health Benefit Plan (SHBP) is a cost-effective, comprehensive health plan designed to meet the unique needs of students.

Health plan network and claims administration services for the SHBP are provided by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, giving you access to thousands of providers and hospitals in its worldwide network. Find plan details, including the benefit brochures and full benefits summaries here.

Key features of the plan include:

  • No deductible
  • 100% coverage for routine preventive care like annual checkups and eye exams
  • Minimal out-of-pocket costs
  • Unlimited lifetime benefits
  • Access to the Blue Cross and Blue Shield worldwide network
  • Emergency travel assistance through UnitedHealthcare Global

Questions?

Contact the Office of Student Health Benefits with questions regarding:

  • Eligibility
  • Enrollment
  • Billing

Phone: 612-624-0627 or 1-800-232-9017
Fax: 612-626-5183 or 1-800-624-9881
Email: umshbo@umn.edu 

Contact BlueCross BlueShield with questions regarding:

  • Coverage and services
  • In-network providers
  • Resources to help manage your health

Phone: 651-662-5004 or 1-866-870-0348
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