Due to a change in the law, Brookdale will no longer be charging for health insurance for full time students. The waiver for this fee is no longer necessary. The purchase of insurance is now voluntary.
Brookdale may be providing insurance options, should the law require. If you have already been charged a health insurance fee for the Fall 2013 semester, your bill will be adjusted before the payment due date of August 1.
If you desire individual health coverage prior to January 1, 2014 you can get quotes from the following websites:
To purchase Cigna Health Care Insurance call 1-800-753-5190 http://www.cigna.com/individuals-families/students-and-young-adults
To purchase Aetna’s Individual Insurance call 1-800-217-2386 http://www.aetna.com/individuals-families-health-insurance/buy-insurance/students/index.html
To purchase United Health Care Insurance call 1-800-767-0700 https://www.uhcsr.com/
To purchase Horizon Blue Health Care Insurance call 1-800-765-7786 http://www.horizonblue.com/
To purchase Ameri Health Care Insurance call 1-609-662-2400 http://www.amerihealth.com/
The following site will, beginning October 1, allow individuals to sign up for health coverage to take effect January 1, 2014.
The State of NJ Department of Banking and Insurance is providing basic information to help you select an appropriate individual or family health insurance plan - visit the following links: