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Iowa State University SSHIP Health Insurance

Insurance Especially for Students and Scholars

Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, working with Iowa State University, offers the Student and Scholar Health Insurance Plan (SSHIP). The plan offers health insurance that protects students and scholars at school, at home, and while traveling or studying abroad.

Student Health is the provider for the services covered in the insurance plan, however we are NOT the administrators of the plan. Any questions about coverage for the plan should be directed to the SSHIP office.

To learn more about the plan or to register for the coverage, please visit the Student and Scholar Health Insurance Plan website, visit the SSHIP office located at 3810 Beardshear Hall, or call 515-294-4800.


Already Have the Student and Scholar Health Insurance Plan (SSHIP)?

What’s covered? For up to date information on coverage click here.

Affordable Care Act Information

Information regarding the Affordable Care Act Insurance Exchange programs and what it means for ISU students can be found on the SSHIP website as well.