Aug 29, 2016

 

Especially for Students (Official Notices)

LOOKING FOR EIU STUDENT CHILD CARE PROVIDERS
The Child Care Resource and Referral office at EIU is seeking student providers. Need to be an EIU student, preferably FCS, elementary education or early childhood education majors.

Child Care Resource and Referral provides referrals for families looking for child care in the six counties we serve. Student provider applications are given out to families requesting child care. Families may also call our office and request EIU student providers. Job duties will vary with families.

EIU students may pick up an application at our office, 1325 Klehm Hall, or on the bulletin board located outside our office. Please feel free to contact the Child Care Resource and Referral office if you have questions.

ASHLEY R. NAILING, CCR&R Core FY16
Posted: Aug 22, 2016


NEW STUDENT IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS
On Aug. 5, the Illinois Department of Public Health published new requirements for the Illinois College Student Immunization Act, effective immediately for all new and incoming students including those matriculating during Fall 2016. Revised immunization forms and information regarding these added immunizations may be found at the Health Service website.

ERIC S. DAVIDSON, Health Service
Posted: Aug 22, 2016


ADMISSION TO TEACHER EDUCATION MEETINGS
Students must attend a meeting to formally apply for University Admission to Teacher Education and to initiate the selection process. The College of Education and Professional Studies schedules meetings each semester.

The required formal application form is distributed and collected at the meetings and the rules and regulations concerning selection, admission to and retention in teacher education are explained.

Students who have not previously applied must attend a meeting. The following meetings are available Fall Semester 2016 to initiate the selection process:
Friday, Aug. 19 -- 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Lumpkin Hall 2030 (Auditorium)
Friday, Aug. 19 -- 1:15 to 2 p.m., Buzzard Hall 1501 (Auditorium)
Monday, Sept. 19 -- 5 to 5:50 p.m., Buzzard Hall 1501 (Auditorium)
Wednesday, Oct. 12 -- 7 to 7:50 p.m., Buzzard Hall 1501 (Auditorium)
Tuesday, Nov. 15 -- 6 to 6:50 p.m., Buzzard Hall 1501 (Auditorium)

If students are unable to attend any of these meetings, the next opportunity to initiate the Selection Process and apply for University Admission to Teacher Education will be during the Spring Semester 2017. Registration is not required.

DOUGLAS J. BOWER, CEPS Associate Dean
Posted: Aug 08, 2016


PART-TIME STUDENT INSURANCE FOR PART-TIME, ONLINE AND OFF-CAMPUS STUDENTS
Student Insurance provides the student worldwide protection 24 hours a day. The plan has a $50 deductible per diagnosis and pays up to 80 percent of eligible expenses for physician and hospital expenses, lab and x-ray, surgery, ambulance transport, physical therapy, maternity expenses, mental health and substance abuse issues. The Student Insurance Plan now covers most service fees at the Health Service and reduces copays for prescription medications at the Health Service Pharmacy.

Unlike an HMO or PPO, the plan does not have a network, giving students a choice in their care and provides coverage for treatment the student receives while they are at home, at school, and wherever they may travel.

Student Insurance is an economical way to reduce or eliminate out-of-pocket expenses when family health plans do not cover 100 percent of medical costs because of deductibles, co-payment amounts, limitations on specific benefits, and out-of network penalties. The Student Insurance Plan complements the family health plan. Most students find it beneficial to carry both, particularly if the family plan has a deductible and/or coinsurance.

Fall Semester 2016 students who are registered for five or more hours may purchase student insurance for the semester by submitting the Part-time enrollment form or the Online and Off-Campus Form to the Student Insurance Office prior to 4:30 p.m. Sept. 2, 2016. The forms can be downloaded from the Student Insurance website. The cost is $109.95.

TINA M. LUCE, Student Insurance
Posted: Aug 01, 2016


STUDENT INSURANCE WAIVER
Student Insurance provides the student worldwide protection, 24 hours a day. The Plan has a $50 deductible per diagnosis and pays up to 80 percent of eligible expenses for physician and hospital expenses, lab and x-ray, surgery, ambulance transport, physical therapy, maternity expenses, mental health and substance abuse issues. The Student Insurance Plan now covers most service fees at the Health Service and reduces co-pays for prescription medications at the Health Service Pharmacy.

Unlike an HMO or PPO, the plan does not have a network, giving students a choice in their care and provides coverage for treatment the student receives while they are at home, at school, and wherever they may travel. When you have other insurance, the plan coordinates with the primary carrier. Student Insurance is an economical way to reduce or eliminate out-of-pocket expenses when family health plans do not cover 100 percent of medical costs because of deductibles, co-payment amounts, limitations on specific benefits, and out-of-network penalties. The Student Insurance Plan complements the family health plan. Most students find it beneficial to carry both, particularly if the family plan has a deductible and/or coinsurance.

The Fall 2016 Student Insurance fee will be automatically assessed to students enrolled in nine or more on-campus hours, graduate assistants under contract to the university, and international students who are enrolled in a minimum of three on-campus hours. Students with other insurance coverage may request a waiver of the Student Insurance fee if their other coverage is a PPACA (Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act) compliant plan. Students will be required to complete a Waiver Form and provide a copy of their insurance card. The Waiver Form is available in the Student Insurance Office and on the Student Insurance website. Sept. 2, 2016, is the final date these forms will be accepted for Fall 2016 term. For more information, call 581-5290.

TINA M. LUCE, Insurance Student
Posted: Aug 01, 2016





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