Student Health Insurance Plan
Interim Coverage Letter
If you need to receive medical treatment or fill a prescription and you haven’t received your insurance card, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to secure an interim coverage letter. The letter will serve as your temporary proof of insurance until you receive your official insurance card from the insurance company.
The University of Texas at El Paso Students are encouraged to review the following resources, for information on benefits/coverage and announcements related to the Coronavirus:
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
UT El Paso
As a reminder, if you require medical attention/treatment, our university's Student Health Center provides services for our student population.
2023 Spring Semester Coverage
Student Health Insurance (SHIP), Quick Guide
As a student at The University of Texas at El Paso, you have access to health insurance. The University of Texas System is pleased to offer the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas and is administered by Academic Health Plans (AHP). This insurance protects students at school, at home, and while traveling or studying abroad. The Plan includes comprehensive coverage compliant with the Affordable Care Act at the Gold level. Please click here to view 2022-2023 Plan highlights.