Health Insurance | Webster University

Health Insurance

Student Health Insurance                                                                       

  • All international students on F-1 or J-1 visa attending Webster University in the United States are required to enroll in the Webster University Student Health Insurance plan.
  • Student Health Insurance Plan is through Consolidated Health Plan (CHP) Contact the Student Health Insurance Coordinator for plan details and benefits through stuhealthins@webster.edu or by phone 314-246-4207.
  • Upon registration for classes international students on F-1 and J-1 visas are enrolled in the Student Health Insurance plan with health insurance coverage dates that coincides with the dates of the academic term in which they are enrolled in classes. The charge for the insurance is applied to the student account.
  • Students are required to complete the student health insurance enrollment form. Access the form through https://webster.medicatconnect.com . Follow the directions on the site to electronically complete the form.
  • The Student Health Insurance Coordinator will email confirmation of enrollment in the Student Health Insurance Plan.
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  • International students sponsored by their government may be exempt from enrollment in the student health insurance plan. Exemption is determined by the International Services Director at Webster University. Contact the International Services department to obtain a waiver.
  • Students that are exempt from enrollment in the student health insurance plan must submit electronically a copy of their current health insurance card through https://webster.medicatconnect.com . Follow the directions on the site.
  • Failure to complete a student health insurance enrollment form will result in a hold on your student account restricting the ability to register or make changes to current or future classes.
  • Residential domestic students living on the Webster University main campus in St. Louis Missouri are required to submit proof of current health insurance electronically through https://webster.medicatconnect.com . Follow the directions on this site to submit the information. *THIS IS AN ANNUAL REQUEST*
  • Failure to submit a copy of the health insurance card will result in the student's automatic enrollment in the Webster University Student Health Insurance plan. The student account will be charged for this health insurance plan.
  • Residential domestic students are responsible to maintain a health insurance plan that is accepted by medical providers within the St. Louis area.
  • All residential students should check with their current health care provider to verify health insurance coverage and benefits through their health insurance company while attending Webster University in St. Louis, MO.

Eligibility criteria for enrollment in the Webster University Student Health Insurance Plan

Enrollment in the Student Health Insurance plan is based on review of current academic enrollment by the Student Health Services Department.

  • Health insurance term coverage dates must coincide with the dates of the academic term in which the student is currently enrolled.
  • Students must be actively enrolled in Webster University academic courses in order to participate in the Student Health Insurance plan.
  • Undergraduate domestic students are required to maintain an academic enrollment of 9 credit hours per term to qualify for enrollment in the student health insurance plan.

Student Health Services and Health Insurance Department
Webster University
540 Garden Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63119-3248

Phone: (314) 246-4207
Fax: (314) 246-2399
health@webster.edu
stuhealthins@webster.edu

Emergency Information
Public Safety Emergency Number
(314) 246-6911

Hours:
Monday–Friday
8:30 am–4:30 pm
Closed on weekends and campus holidays. Appointments are required.