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Aetna Student Health

Since 1996, Aetna Student Health (formerly known as The Chickering Group) has partnered with Cornell University to support student health as the administrator of the Student Health Insurance Plan.

Aetna Student Health is a full-service insurance broker and administrator that provides high quality and competitively priced health insurance programs for college and university students. Aetna Student Health has more than 30 years of experience in student health insurance. It employs more than 350 individuals focused on all aspects of student health insurance. Aetna Student Health partners with approximately 200 colleges and universities on a fully-insured basis and is the largest student health administrator in the country. It proudly points to the fact that they retain a majority of their college clients and enrolled students each academic year and that it insures more than 500,000 students and dependents nationwide. Aetna Student Health members are provided access to preferred providers through the nationwide Aetna network.

Visit the Aetna Student Health web site 

Information for Cornell students: https://www.aetnastudenthealth.com/students/student-connection.aspx?GroupID=867890

The Insurance Company

Aetna Student Health Claims Administrators, Inc.
P.O. Box 981106
El Paso, TX 79998
Phone: 800 859-8475
617 218-8400 (outside the US: collect calls are accepted)  

General contact information 

Aetna Student Health
One Charles Park
Cambridge, MA 02142-1254
617 218-8400 (phone) 617 218-5700 (fax)


Contact Information:

Cornell University Office of Student Health Insurance
409 College Avenue
Suite 211
Ithaca, NY 14850

Phone: 607 255-6363
Fax: 607 254-5221

E-mail: sicu@cornell.edu

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