Insurance for USC Online Degree Program Students

JDZ_USC_1_084USC Online Degree Program Students have the option to enroll in health insurance benefits from United Healthcare. (Not the USC Aetna Student Health Plan).

All USC Online Degree Program students can enroll in this insurance plan. Students must actively attend classes online for at least the first 31 days after the date for which coverage is purchased, or the insurance will be cancelled.

Eligible students who enroll may also insure their dependents. Eligible dependents are the student’s spouse, husband, wife or domestic partner and dependent children under 26 years of age. For more information on this plan, see the following documents:

2013-14 United Healthcare Brochure

2013-14 Distance Learning Benefit Summary

2013-14 Enrollment Form (must print and mail or fax)

How to Enroll

Students may enroll themselves and their dependents in the plan online at Go to the section called Enroll Online Now. Enrolling online is recommended.

Students may mail their enrollment form and payment of insurance premiums to United Healthcare Student Resources at P.O. Box 809026, Dallas, Texas 75380-9026.

For questions and to talk to a representative at USC’s Engemann Student Health Center, please call (213) 740-9355 and identify yourself as an online degree program student. Or, you may email the USC student health center representative at Please be advised email is not a secure medium for transmitting confidential information.

For specific plan benefit questions and information, please call the United Healthcare Customer Service Department at 1 (800) 767-0700. Or you may email Nancy Ojeda, United Healthcare Client Services at

For general information on USC’s Online Degree Program, visit USC Now.