Health Insurance Information

Health Insurance Info

Learn more about Merrimack College health insurance requirements, insurances accepted, costs and deadlines. 

Health Insurance Accepted at Hamel Health

  • Insurances accepted
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Aetna, Cigna, Fallon, Harvard Pilgrim, MassHealth, Tufts, UnitedHealthcare
  • Copayment at time of visit (all major credit cards)
  • Most out of state insurances will pay for services limited to Emergency Services only
  • If you have any other insurance (BCBS Anthem, BCBS of TX, etc.) you must call your insurance provider and obtain a GUEST PASS for your out of state coverage

In order to ensure our community members have access to high-quality medical care, students, faculty or staff who use Hamel Health Center will be charged directly through their own health insurance as they would at other medical facilities or their own doctor’s office.

Health Insurance Requirement

All full-time graduate and undergraduate students attending Merrimack College must carry health insurance. You are automatically enrolled in the College-offered health insurance plan. If you prefer to carry your own health insurance policy, please fill out a waiver to document coverage. In order to ensure our community members have access to high-quality medical care, students, faculty or staff who use Hamel Health Center will be charged directly through their own health insurance as they would at other medical facilities or their own doctor’s office.

Student Health Insurance Deadlines and Costs