Northern Illinois University

Student Insurance Plans for the 2020-2021 School Year

Spring Open Enrollment begins January 1, 2021

We are pleased to offer Northern Illinois students and their families insurance plans provided by Delta Dental of Illinois.  You may select a dental PPO or HMO plan and may also enroll in vision coverage using the EyeMed Select network. 

Open Enrollment Periods

  • January 4th – May 31st , 2021 (plan effective January 1st )


You must enroll during an open enrollment period. If you have a qualifying life event you may be eligible for a special enrollment period.  Please refer to our F.A.Q. page for more information.

Smart plans for smart mouths.

Insurance plans


Smile with confidence! The Delta Dental Premier PPO plan provides access to a nationwide network of dentists. The DeltaCare HMO plan includes coverage for orthodontia.


Keep your eyes on the prize! The DeltaVision plan provides access to the EyeMed Select Network including Contacts Direct,, Target Optical, Pearle Vision and Lenscrafters.


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