GA/RA/TA, Department Sponsor, and Mandated Policy Information
Eligible GA/RA/TAs can only enroll for the USF insurance subsidy during Open-Enrollment
periods, which are offered in the Fall semester and in the Spring semester.
To view 17-18 GA/RA/TA frequently asked questions, click here.
To be eligible for the Fall 2017 insurance subsidy, you must meet both of the following elements for the coverage period you select:
- Be an active employee in the USF GEMS employment system in one of the following job codes.
o Job codes: 9181, 9182, 9183, 9184, 9185 or 9550
- Work a minimum of 10 hours a week (.25 FTE of higher)
Once you have an offer letter, a Social Security Number, and a valid email address, click here to enroll for the Fall Semester 2017 Subsidy Insurance Policy then click on "Student Enroll" (on the left side menu on the Welcome USF Page). Please make sure to enroll using the first and last name listed on your Social Security Card.
Domestic Students: Enroll online no later than September 21st 2017
International Students: Enroll online no later than August 25th 2017 to meet the State of
Florida mandate for insurance coverage.
If you are being sponsored by the University and are not GA/RA/TA, you must enroll by the first day of class. Student/Scholars funded by your department/scholarship/grant enroll here.
Students in the programs listed below are eligible for the USF student health insurance policy. You may enroll here for Fall 2017 coverage between August 1, 2017 and September 17, 2017.
- College of Marine Science
- College of Medicine
- College of Nursing
- College of Pharmacy
- Intercollegiate Athlete
- International Student on Optional Practical training or Curricular Practical training
- Wellness USF Student Employee
17-18 Mandated plan FAQ
17-18 Mandated Plan Flyer (pending)
17-18 Mandated Plan Brochure (pending)
17-18 Mandated Master Policy (pending)
Open Enrollment for the 2017-2018 year will begin on August 1, 2017.
International Students, INTO USF Students, student with Study Aboard/Exchange program and Visiting Scholars should contact the SHS Insurance Office for enrollment information.