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Student vision insurance

The enrollment period for 2018-19 is closed.

Students enrolled in credit hours at UGA during fall semester are eligible to purchase optional vision insurance coverage through United Healthcare. 

Coverage can be purchased on an annual basis only during the fall enrollment period. Coverage dates are August 1 through July 31. The annual premium must be paid in full at the time of enrollment and is paid directly to United Healthcare during the enrollment process.

 Vision Plan  2018-19 annual premium
 Student only  $127.26
 Student + spouse  $241.32
 Student + child(ren)  $283.02
 Student + family  $398.04

View the policy brochure on the United Healthcare site.

You may search for participating vision providers at or call 1-800-839-3242. The UGA Health Center Vision Clinic is a participating provider.


Visit the United Healthcare enrollment site.

  1. Select the 2018-19 policy year
  2. Find the policy you're interested in (be sure to choose between "domestic" or "international") and select "Explore Policy"
  3. Select "Enroll Now" in the bottom right corner of the page

Students enrolled in this plan can view benefits, search for a provider, or print an ID card online at Students may contact United Healthcare Vision Customer service at 1-800-638-3120.


Revised 12/5/2018