Insurance for Remote Learners

All students who meet the eligibility criteria, regardless of in person or virtual means of instruction, will have to show proof of insurance in order to waive Student Blue, or be automatically enrolled on the deadline.

Carolina Away Students

Carolina Away students are eligible to enroll online in the Student Blue plan for UNC Chapel Hill administered by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina. Insurance will help to reduce any out of pocket costs incurred at Campus Health for Charges Not Covered by the Campus Health Fee.  

The insurance premium has been added to your student account. If you enroll in the plan, the premium will remain.  If you complete a waiver, the premium will be removed.  If you do not take an action, the premium will remain and you will be automatically enrolled in Student Blue Health Insurance on the deadline.

Students Enrolled in 100% Remote Instruction

Students enrolled in 100% remote instruction are those who are continuing their education remotely and will not be on campus. These students identified 100% Remote when enrolling in classes prior to the semester beginning.

These students are paying fees with tuition.eligible to enroll online in the Student Blue plan for UNC Chapel Hill administered by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina as long as you meet the eligibility criteria:   

  • Eligible to Pay the Campus Health Fee (Student Health Fee) AND
  • Undergraduate student enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours or Graduate student enrolled in a minimum of 1 credit hour AND
  • Enrolled in a degree-seeking program 

Insurance will help to reduce any out of pocket costs incurred at Campus Health for Charges Not Covered by the Campus Health Fee

The insurance premium has been added to your student account.  If you enroll in the plan, the premium will remain.  If you complete a waiver, the premium will be removed.  If you do not take an action, the premium will remain and you will be automatically enrolled in Student Blue Health Insurance on the deadline.

Distance Learners

Distance Education Learners do not pay fees with their tuition and are completely online learners. They continue to not be eligible for Student Health Insurance and are not required to meet the health insurance requirement by submitting a waiver.