Health & Dental Plan

Winter Opt-Out Deadline for the Members' Health and Dental Plan

All full-time students just starting classes in the Winter term are charged a fee of $197.00 for the Members' Health and Dental Plan. The charge is reflected on your tuition fee statement and is a pro-rated amount for health and dental benefits provided by the Plan. Benefit coverage is from January 1st, 2016 until August 31, 2016. 

New students starting in the Winter term only can opt-out.  If you did NOT opt out on line in fall term you cannot apply now for winter term deadline.

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If you are a new student just starting classes in the January 2016 Winter term and have comparable coverage of your own, the deadline to opt-out online is Friday February 5, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. No exceptions to this deadline.

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The Winter term application to opt-out will be available ON LINE via as of DECEMBER 15, 2015.

The Winter 2016 opt out refund will be applied to your RAMSS account as of March 1, 2016 *** please see info below:

Please visit the Account Inquiry section of your Student Centre in RAMSS to confirm that the credit has been applied. Check details under Payment section.

If you have a credit on your student fees account (do not owe fees), you may request a refund via the “Request a Refund” link in your Student Center in RAMSS.  For detailed instructions, please visit RAMSS Support at this link:

If you remain on our plans with Green Shield, all claims are retroactive to JANUARY 1st- you will show active in system as of MARCH 1, 2016.  Hold on to any original receipt for expense during the waiting period and come to our office and submit a manual claim to get reimbursed AFTER March 1st.

Any questions, please contact Dawn Murray, RSU’s Health & Dental plan Administrator at 416-979-5255 x2311 or email at: