Getting Started with LifeWise Student Insurance

Step 1

Enroll for Coverage

 

  • Enroll for coverage on the MyUW website and select the ISHIP plan. Be sure to follow UW registration deadlines.
  • LifeWise Assurance Company will receive enrollment information from the UW and will begin processing it the week prior to the start of the quarter. 
 
 

Step 2

Receive your Welcome Materials

  • You will receive an email and letter welcoming you to LifeWise (usually within one business day after we receive your enrollment information from UW).
  • Your letter will provide instructions for how to log onto the LifeWise web site to:
    • enroll your dependents
    • print temporary proof of coverage cards for yourself and your dependents
    • complete the Other Coverage Questionnaire
 
 

Step 3

Receive your ID Card

  • LifeWise will mail a physical ID card to you within 7 days from the date you receive your Welcome Materials.
  • Physical ID cards for your dependents will arrive within 7 days from the date you enroll them.
 
 

Step 4

Coverage Begins!

  • Your medical, dental and pharmacy coverage begins on the start date of the quarter you enroll.
  • Your best benefits are at Hall Health, but you are covered with a wide range of providers. See your benefit booklet for more details.