Effective September 1, 2019 the SGPS Health and Dental will be changing. Keep checking back from more information.
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 (email@example.com) 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 the Blue Cross Member Portal at medavie.bluecross.ca.
The Opt-In Period was from August 20th 2018 – October 1st 2018. It is now closed.
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.
Looking to opt in your partner and/or your children?
Opt-In for dependents will open during the week of August 20th. You will receive an email at your QueensU email address notifying you when the system is open.
The pricing is as follows…
|Coverage Type||Fee Amount||Information|
|Single||$546.59||If you are registered as a full-time, on-campus student you are automatically assessed this fee.|
|+1 Dependent||$546.59||If you only need to add your partner or one child, this is the fee you will pay on top of the Single amount that has already been assessed as part of your tuition.|
|+2 or more Dependents||$819.89||If you need to add your partner and one child (or your partner and multiple children, or just multiple children), this is the fee you will pay on top of the Single amount that has already been assessed as part of your tuition.|
The entire opt-in process is done via the sgps.ca website, including payment. The SGPS is not authorized to add charges onto members’ SOLUS accounts.
For more information about the coverage offered through the SGPS Health and Dental plan, please check out the following link: http://studentvip.ca/sgps
Please note, opt-ins will only be accepted during the following periods.
|Time Period||Who Can Opt-In|
|August 21 2017 – October 1 2018||All SGPS Members|
|January 8 2019 – January 31 2019||SGPS members starting their programs in January 2018 only|
|May 1 2019 – May 31 2019||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.
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.
Your spouse and children are not automatically enrolled in the SGPS Plan.
Your spouse and your children must be covered by UHIP prior to opting into the SGPS Health and Dental Plan.