Welcome to your Graduate Assistant Health Plan

Below you will find useful information about the
Michigan State University
Graduate Assistant Health Plan


Change of Address Information

If you need to update your information, you will need to update your address through your My Profile at student.msu.edu

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Enroll Dependents in SHP or Apply to Waive

Already have a Blue Water MSU Health Insurance Plan Account?
If you had dependents covered under the MSU Health Insurance Plan last year or Applied to Waive coverage, you should have received an email from Blue Water Benefits prior to Open Enrollment with your username and temporary password.

New to Blue Water Benefits’ Enrollment Portal?
If you are new to the MSU Health Insurance Plan, never previously enrolled or did not receive a username and temporary password from Blue Water, you must first register as a new user before you can enroll dependents or apply to Waive the Health Plan.  You will need to complete a brief registration form with basic information about yourself.

BCN Member ID

For students that already have a BCN account:
Log in to access your ID card, view claims, and more.

For students that have not previously registered for their BCN account:
Click here to create your personal account that will provide you access to your ID card, view claims, and more.

Health Plan Page

Click here to search for an in-network physician or facility


Contact Information

Who to contact if you have questions about your health plan

If you have enrollment and billing questions, please call 1-855-669-8041 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Monday through Friday or email MSUSHPStudentInquiries@bcbsm.com.

If you have questions about your Claims, Benefits, or Providers, please contact BCN at (800) 287-4103 or visit https://www.bcbsm.com.

Provider Search

How to search for a doctor or facility

This plan uses the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM) provider network.

To find a provider, click on the link below. Contact the provider prior to your visit to confirm their membership in the network.


BCN of Michigan Website

Health Center

On-campus health services

All medical and most other visits at Olin and in the Neighborhood Clinics are by appointment. You can reach us by mail, phone, email, and through “MyHealth,” the secure online messaging system.  You can also tell us about your comments, suggestions or concerns.

Phone Numbers
Main: (517) 884-6546
Appointments: (517) 353-4660
Cancellations: (517) 355-7707

Health Center Hours
Olin Health Center is open year-round. During the winter and spring breaks, and during the summer, the Neighborhood Clinics are closed. Please see the website for information about Neighborhood Clinics.

Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday–Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Pharmacy 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Summer Semester, Winter & Spring Breaks
Monday–Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday: Closed


Student Health Services Website


Get your medical bills paid

On occasion, you may have to pay for health services yourself.  For example, you may have to see an out-of-network doctor who does not accept your insurance.  If this occurs, you can seek reimbursement by submitting a Member Reimbursement Form. The Member Reimbursement form can be easily obtained by visiting the BCN website


Member Claim Form

Plan Materials

Find plan documents here

Prescription Drugs

Information on your prescription drug benefits