University Health Services

Insurance, Billing and Fees

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Announcements

  • Out of state students attending UMass Boston online may not purchase the SHP
  • Deadlines to Waive the SHP 10/1/14 and 3/1/15

UMass Boston Student Health Fee

The mandatory student health fee is included in the Combined Mandatory Fees which are charged on a per-credit basis.  This fee funds a variety of programs offered by University Health Services, including UHS Health Education and Wellness programs and activities and services available through the UHS Counseling Center.  

Medical Insurance and Billing 

UHS General Medicine currently accepts and can bill  a variety of commercial health insurance plans. The amount that you pay for services provided depends upon the schedule of deductibles, coinsurance and copayments associated with your health insurance plan.  It is important that you understand the coverage provided by  your health insurance plan.  Please bring your insurance card with you when  you come to UHS.  Copayments are due at the time that services are provided.  

Referrals
Patients insured by a health maintenance organization or point-of-service plan  (POP)which requires primary care provider (PCP) referrals must obtain one for care at UHS.  

Student Health Plan (SHP)

Aetna Student Health is the current underwriter for the University of Massachusetts Boston SHP.  If you have the Aetna SHP the $250 plan year deductible is WAIVED when you obtain your care at UHS.  For detailed information about the coverage provided under this plan visit the Aetna Student Health members web site.


All departmental services are located in the Quinn Administration Building, 2nd floor.

Fax

617-287-3977

Medical Appointments

617-287-5660

Counseling Center Appointments

617-287-5690

Health Education & Outreach Services

617-287-5680

Questions? Contact University Health Services

All departmental services are located in the Quinn Administration Building, 2nd floor.

Fax

617-287-3977

Medical Appointments, Immunization & Health Insurance Questions

617-287-5660

Counseling Center Appointments

617-287-5690

Health & Wellness

617-287-5680