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Temple University offers Graduate Assistants and Teaching Assistants the opportunity to purchase student health insurance at reduced group rates.

International GA and TA students, click here for more information.

Open Enrollment Period Coverage Effective Coverage Period Monthly Premium (Bill) Due
August - September September 1st, 2016 12 months 1st of the Month

Blue Cross Monthly Premiums
If you enroll in a Blue Cross plan, a monthly bill will be mailed directly to the address you provided during the enrollment process. You are responsible for paying this premium directly to Independence Blue Cross (IBC). Contact IBC at 1-888-516-8309 if you have any questions.


Graduate Assistants and Teaching Assistants eligible for a health insurance subsidy

Your appointment letter will show the semester and percentage amount of your subsidy. Fractional appointments will have the subsidy contributions prorated. Depending upon your subsidy amount, if there is a premium balance due after your subsidy is credited, you are responsible for the balance. Click here for premium rates and subsidy amounts.

Blue Cross Monthly Premiums
A monthly bill will be mailed directly to the address you provided during the enrollment process. You are responsible for paying this premium directly to Independence Blue Cross (IBC). Contact IBC at 1-888-516-8309 if you have any questions.

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updated: 08/23/2016
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