Get Health Insurance
The Student Health Center hosts an online health insurance navigator Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30pmto assist students in applying for ACA (Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare). If you are medicaid eligible (making <$25,760/year), just lost your job or health insurance, or just had a baby, you don't have to wait until an enrollment period to apply. Contact Marilyn Garcia @Morris Heights Health Center 347-749-5302 to apply.
New starting June 1, 2021! The Essential Plan, an Affordable Care Act plan, for those who earn less than $25,760 annually will be FREE! And it now includes free dental and vision services. The Essential Plan Fact Sheet (PDF)
Contact Marilyn Garcia @ Morris Heights Health Center 347-749-5302 for assistance.
For more information on the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare): www.nystateofhealth.com
Other insurance links: (None of the insurance plans listed below are endorsed by Lehman College or the Student Health Center)
- NYC Health Insurance Link is an initiative of the Office of Citywide Health Insurance Access and Human Resources Administration/Department of Social Services.
- Stu-Dent plan offered by New York University College of Dentistry provides quality dental services to restore and maintain your teeth and gums. Their low enrollment fee is less than it would cost to visit just once for a check-up, cleaning, and x-ray.
- International Student Insurance and Travel Insure provide health insurance for international students, and U.S. students who are studying abroad.