Optional Dental Policy

United HealthCare Student Resources offers an optional dental policy for students and their dependents.

The annual policy must be purchased directly from United HealthCare Student Resource


2022/23 Open Enrollment:

7/17/2022 - 9/29/2022

Important Note: Open Enrollment dates for the optional Dental policy are different than the Open Enrollment dates for the Student Health Insurance medical policy. 


Effective Dates of Coverage:

8/16/2022 - 8/15/2023


Annual Premium Rates:

Student: $487.26*

Spouse: $487.17*

Children: $787.16*

*Ohio University does not manage the optional dental policy provided by United HealthCare. 

The University is not able to assist with premium payments, claims, coverage inquiries or billing matters. Please contact United HealthCare directly for assistance. 


Directions to Purchase the 2022/23 Optional Dental Policy: 

  • Visit www.uhcsr.com/Ohio
  • Wait for the image of the Convocation Center on campus to load
  • Scroll down below the image of campus and select the card on the right side of the screen for “Dental – Student Plan”
  • Select “Explore Policy”
  • Review the Policy Summary prior to purchasing the policy
  • Select “Get Started”
  • Select “Dental Indemnity”
  • Select your Campus location
  • Enter your zip code
  • Select if you are adding a spouse
  • Select the number of children you want to enroll
  • Check the box “I have read all applicable plan documents”
  • Select “Next”
  • Select the Policy Term shown
  • Select “Next”
  • Choose to Log In or Create an Account
  • Enter your demographic information
  • Select “Next”
  • Follow prompts to complete your purchase


2022/23 Optional Dental Policy Summary of Benefits


Optional Dental Policy - Summary of Benefits