June 6, 2018 UHS Wellness News: Two Important Reminders By Andy Sohn The Deadline to Waive Berkeley SHIP is Sunday, July 15, 2018 As a non-academic condition of enrollment, you must have medical insurance that meets the University’s criteria. You are enrolled in SHIP automatically to meet this requirement. If you would like to waive SHIP for Fall 2018, all waivers must be received by July 15, 2018. All waivers received between July 16, 2018 and July 31, 2018 will be subject to a late fee of $75. Absolutely no waiver applications will be accepted after the final deadline. Apply for a SHIP waiver. PLAN BENEFITS for 2018-19 Plan Year SHIP offers major medical, mental health, pharmacy, dental and vision coverage. Berkeley SHIP continues to offer excellent benefits at low out-of-pocket costs, including free generic prescriptions at the Tang pharmacy. Fall 2018 coverage begins August 1. For more details on the plan and pricing, see the UHS website, or Mandatory TB and Immunization Requirements are Due July 31, 2018 All incoming and re-admitted students must satisfy TB and Immunization clearance requirements as mandated by the UC Office of the President prior to the start of their first semester. Please review the UHS website’s requirements first and then if needed, reach out to us for help by contacting the Mandatory TB & Immunizations Program staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 510-664-5090. You may also visit our offices at the Tang Center (see Tang Center hours and location.) Please note the Tang Center summer hours, and summer break reminders. If you have questions the SHIP staff can help. Contact UHS at (510) 642-5700 or e-mail email@example.com.