J-1 Visiting Scholars

If you are a J-1 visa Visiting Scholar interested in a health insurance option, please contact the Insurance Office for more information.


Is your healthcare.gov insurance plan ending December 31? Will you need coverage beginning Jan. 1, 2018? Contact the Insurance Office for information about the Aetna Student Health insurance plan.

Dec. 5, 2017 – Feb. 15, 2018

Spring/Summer Open Enrollment  for domestic students and dependents of domestic and international students in the plan.

NEW International and INTO students

Dec. 5, 2017 – Feb. 15, 2018

Waiver submission for new International students only. Contact the Insurance Office by email insure@gmu.edu to discuss waiver applications. Deadline is February 15, 2018.

INTO students: contact the Insurance Office for waiver information

Insurance Office

Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:30 – 4:30pm, Friday 12:30 – 4:30pm

Phone: (703) 993-2827 or (703) 993-7634

Email: insure@gmu.edu

Fax: 703-993-3955

Address: Student Union Building (SUB) I, Rooms 2345 & 2349

4400 University Drive, MS 2D3, Fairfax VA, 22030