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Health Services for Online Learners

Health Insurance


Full time undergraduate and graduate distance learners qualify for WKU's student health insurance plan through Academic Health Plans. To be eligible you must be a full-time student (undergraduate FT enrollment is a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester; graduate FT enrollment is a minimum of 9 credit hours each semester).

Coverage may be continued during the summer, if student is enrolled. Continuation through the summer requires undergraduate students to be enrolled in 6 credit hours; graduate students to be enrolled in 3 credit hours.

A WKU student can elect to add a spouse and/or children to the plan for an additional cost.

How to Enroll

WKU students can enroll on a semester basis or annually. It is necessary to pay the premium for the coverage period at the beginning of the term or annually.

For more information about the different plans and costs please visit: wku.myahpcare.com/ 

Contact Information

If you have questions regarding enrollment, premium or claims and benefits, please call Academic HealthPlans at 1-855-871-9860.



Information about accreditation can be found through the Office of the Provost.

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 Last Modified 9/17/19