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Students lined up to collect their opt-out cheques on Nov. 11, 2013. (Erynn Sally, Ryersonian Staff)

Late opt-out money frustrating for students

Ryerson students are asking the Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) where their Health and Dental opt-out money is after waiting a week past the delivery date. Students who already have insurance and have opted-out of Ryerson’s Health and Dental plan were supposed to receive $310 last week through direct deposit, but have still not seen a penny. “I’m quite frustrated at […]

RSU announces delay in health insurance opt-out cheques

RSU announces delay in health insurance opt-out cheques

  The Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) announced a delay of about a week in refunds for students who opted out of the union’s health and dental insurance coverage online. The RSU initially promised that refunds would be issued on Nov. 10. Now that’s been pushed until Nov. 17. The RSU announced the delay on their Facebook and Twitter pages, apologizing for the delay. Students […]

by Rebecca Mattina· · News
The Ryerson Student Centre, 55 Gould Street

Limits of Ryerson’s health coverage

Despite many Ryerson students opting out of RSU’s health and dental plan, most decide to stick with it. According to RSU president Melissa Palermo, around 17,500 students are currently enrolled in the health plan, compared to the 12,500 students who have opted out. She said most students do take advantage of the benefits provided, especially for things like prescription medication, […]

by Avital Borisovsky· · Arts & Life, Health, Top stories