As a Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) member, you have access to special savings and discounts through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. Log into the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts website and create a My Blue account to learn more about the savings and discounts available to you.

Once you create an account, Blue Cross Blue Shield will mail you a personal identification number (PIN) that you will use to access your account. For immediate access, contact Blue Cross Blue Shield at 866-822-0570 to request a PIN over the phone.


Weight loss reimbursement benefit

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts will reimburse you for your costs for up to three months for participation in qualified weight loss program(s) each calendar year. A qualified weight loss program is a hospital-based weight loss program or a non-hospital-based weight loss program designated by Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

Programs offered at specialty clinics, health centers, and health spas do not qualify. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts must receive your weight loss benefit application by March 31 of the following year for processing. To learn more visit the Harvard University Student Health Program Handbook.

Apply for your weight loss benefit. Form can be mailed to the address listed on the form or faxed to 617-246-9480.

Acupuncture and Massage

Students enrolled in the Student Health Fee and student dependents enrolled in the Harvard University Student Health Program qualify for discounted rates on massage and acupuncture treatments through Harvard's Center for Wellness.