Open Enrollment Aetna Student Insurance Seasonal Allergies Immunization Records Due October 1st STI Awareness Month

Open Enrollment Aetna Student Insurance

Open enrollment for the Aetna Student Health insurance plan for summer begins April 5, 2017. The deadline to enroll is June 15, 2017.

 

Click to visit our insurance webpage for plan details, and eligibility & enrollment information.

 

Seasonal Allergies

Call Student Health to schedule an appointment to discuss  concerns or questions about seasonal allergies.

 

If you are currently receiving allergy shots, you may be able to continue this service at the Allergy Clinic.

Immunization Records Due October 1st

Immunization records for incoming summer/fall students are due by October 1. We recommend turning your forms in early to ensure they are complete. Records that are turned in late or that are incomplete after the deadline will be assessed a late fee and a hold will be placed on the student account.

 

Questions? Contact the Immunization Office

Office: SUB 1, room 2347

Email: immunize@gmu.edu

STI Awareness Month

April is Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Awareness Month.

 

Syphilis elimination was in our sights a decade ago. However in 2017, reported cases of syphilis are the highest they have been in 20 years in the United States. 

 

Student Health offers STI testing & treatment. A $5-off coupon for testing is available this April. Call to schedule an appointment, visit clinic for details.

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