Health Services

Why Enroll in the NJIT Health Insurance Plan?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare, will require all Americans to purchase health insurance in 2014. The ACA will mandate preventative care in 2014, the NJIT policy is inclusive of all of the requirements under the ACA now. The NJIT Student Health Insurance Plan offers affordable, comprehensive coverage including emergency room treatment, inpatient hospitalization, outpatient surgery, lab and x-rays as well as preventive care. you are covered whether you incur an illness or injury on campus, at home or overseas. Prescriptions are also covered at participating pharmacies.


What if I am an International Student?

As an international student, there are additional circumstances to consider. You need to ensure you have comprehensive coverage not only for an illness or injury but also for travel required in the event of an emergency. The NJIT Health Insurance plan covers expenses incurred should you need to be transported back to your home country due to a prolonged hospitalization or if you die while in the United States. . . Therefore, NJIT requires all international students to purchase the NJIT Health Insurance Plan.