All Vanderbilt University students and their dependents are eligible to voluntarily enroll in dental and vision coverage. These services are not administered by Academic HealthPlans. Note: Dental and vision coverage is included in the medical plan for dependents under age 19.
All International students and Graduate students in GDOCL and GMFA programs will have dental coverage included with their enrollment in the Vanderbilt student health insurance plan. All other students can enroll themselves and dependents voluntarily during the open enrollment periods below:
Spring/Summer: 12/01/2023 – 02/01/2024
Student subscribers will receive an email from MetLife with their MetLife member ID. The ID card will include an assigned ID number that should be shared with their dentist at their next visit. Participating network dentists will submit claims to MetLife using the assigned ID number. Students will also need to provide their assigned ID number when contacting customer service and when setting up their MetLife Dental account via metlife.com/mybenefits.
Network providers file for you! For services provided by non-Network providers, please see the below MetLife Dental reimbursement form. This form will need to be completed by your dentist and mailed to the address below.
MetLife Dental Claims PO Box 981282 El Paso, TX 79998-1282
Like most insurance policies, the policies offered by MetLife and its affiliates contain certain exclusions, exceptions, reductions, limitations, waiting periods, and terms for keeping them in force. Please contact MetLife for costs and complete details.
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