Student Health Insurance and Billing for Services
The Health Center at Gettysburg College is managed by WellSpan Health. Effective August 1, 2022, the fees for all services provided at the Health Center will be billed directly to the student's health insurance plan.
Student Health Insurance Policy
All matriculated Gettysburg College students are required to maintain adequate health insurance coverage. Each year, students are required to: (1) Enroll in the Gettysburg-sponsored Health Insurance Plan, or (2) Request a waiver and submit proof of adequate insurance. Information concerning the enrollment and waiver request process will be shared on the Student's Dashboard. If the Gettysburg-sponsored insurance company has questions on the Waiver Information provided or if a student does not complete the Student Health Insurance item of the Dashboard by the due date, United Healthcare will contact the student via email.
The Gettysburg-sponsored health insurance plan for the 2022-2023 school year is offered through First Student, underwritten by United Healthcare. To learn more about the health plan, please visit the Student Insurance Platform.
WellSpan Health Billing Related Questions
If you have questions concerning charges related to an on campus health center visit, please contact WellSpan Health at WSHCustomerService@wellspan.org or at 877-631-4262.
For Insurance Policy Related Questions
If you have questions concerning your insurance coverage, please contact your private insurance company using the contact information on your insurance card.
If you are enrolled in the Gettysburg College-sponsored health care plan, please contact First Student/United Healthcare at 1-800-505-4160.
For General Information on Student Health Insurance
If you have questions on the student health insurance plan available to Gettysburg College students, including health, dental, vision, study abroad/travel, or sports insurance please refer to Student Insurance Platform.