as of Fall 2017, student health insurance is no longer a mandatory University fee for full-time undergraduate students.
Student health insurance is no longer a mandatory fee for students. NEIU does not require student health insurance and no longer offers the Aetna student health insurance plan.
Students looking for health insurance may qualify for the State of Illinois’ official ACA health marketplace Get Covered Illinois. Individual health insurance plans are also available for purchase through most private health insurance companies.
Local community health clinics also offer assistance with navigating the ACA and Medicaid health insurance system and finding health care: