Looking for benefit information?

With generous sponsorship from PSAC Local 901, the SGPS provides all members with Health and Dental insurance.

To find information regarding the Health and Dental Plan, including benefit details, online claim submission, eligible drug search, live chat assistance & more, please visit http://www.studentvip.ca/sgps.

Please contact (info@studentvip.ca) if you have any questions about claims or the Health and Dental Plan.

Some dental offices, pharmacies etc. will be able to file your claim electronically when you present them with your SGPS Health & Dental Plan Card. In these cases, you will be mailed a cheque and that’s it! only be responsible to pay for the portion of the service not covered by the plan, the rest will be sent to the insurance company directly!

If you are not able to file electronically at time of payment, you can submit a claim online at  www.studentvip.ca/sgps.

If you prefer to file physical documents just fill out the relevant claim form listed below and bring a copy of your form along with your original receipts (originals or photocopies) to the SGPS Office and our Front Desk Staff will help you mail the claim. We’ll even pay the postage!

If you have concerns about an outstanding claim or a potential claim, you can contact our provider – RWAM Insurance – at 1-877-888-7926

If you are registered as a full-time, on-campus student

you are automatically assessed Health and Dental for

yourself in September. You do not need to opt yourself in.

To opt yourself, your spouse or your dependents into the SGPS Health & Dental Plan come by the SGPS Office during regular office hours and fill out an application form. Opt-ins will only be accepted during the following period.

Time Period Who Can Opt-In
August 15 2016 – September 30 2016 All SGPS Members
January 9 2017 –  January 31 2017 SGPS members starting their programs in January 2017
May 1 2017 – May 31 2017 B.Ed Candidates only

Students who wish to enroll dependents into their health and dental plan must do so within a month of their enrollment of either September or January, only. We will not accept opt ins at any other time of the year.
We only accept Debit or Credit Cards in-office.

As of September 2016 the SGPS will no longer be accepting opt-ins from Articling Students, Postdocs, RMC Students and SGPS Members that have graduated.

If you are a former SGPS Member, seeking coverage post-graduation check out www.studentvip.ca/sgps/gradcoverage or www.queensu.ca/alumni/services-and-benefits/benefits

The opt-out period of 2016 – 2017 closed on September 30th 2016.

Students coming to Queen’s in January 2017 or May 2017 are not automatically assessed fees for the SGPS Health and Dental Plan. You must contact us at healthdental@sgps.ca if you wish to opt-in.

The SGPS is not involved with UHIP

Any and all questions regarding UHIP should be directed to the Queen’s University International Centre (QUIC).

Your spouse and children are not automatically enrolled in the SGPS Plan.

You have to opt your spouse and children in separately within the Opt-In timeline provided.

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