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Student Health Insurance Plan

Insurance Waiver Request Notification

Shaw University cares about the health and welfare of its students. Therefore, a requirement of attending the University is that you must carry health insurance. If you cannot prove comparable coverage, you will be required to purchase the plan provided by the University. The student cost for this coverage is $820 per semester.  Participation in the University Plan is required unless a waiver identifying primary health coverage is completed and submitted for approval by EIIA, University insurance agent.

The waiver must be completed on line at

For specific questions pertaining to the insurance plan or waiver request, please visit the listed above or contact EIIA at 888-255-4029.  You may also submit a question by clicking the “Contact Us” tab or the “Help” button on the homepage of the website.

The online site for insurance waiver request is June 1-August 31.  

Download Waiver Process

Please Note: The University does not provide or approve insurance waivers; if the request and proof of insurance is not submitted by August 31 the request for a waiver will not be accepted and your enrollment in the University insurance plan will remain active.