Who can join?

Who can join?

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Can you join UniHealth?

UniHealth is open to the higher education community and their families. Read on to see if you can join.

Higher education community

Are you an academic, general and professional staff, or research staff member and a member of the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU)? Or were you in the past?

If your answer is 'yes', then you’re eligible to join UniHealth.

Family members

If you're lucky enough to be related to someone who can join UniHealth (who meets the above criteria), you can join the fund too.

This includes:

spouse/partner (current or former)
dependant child(ren)
adult child – and their partner and/or dependant child(ren)
sibling – and their partner and/or dependant child(ren)
grandchild – and their partner and/or dependant child(ren)
parent or parent-in-law.

Not eligible to join UniHealth?

If you’re a teacher, admin or support staff (and a union member) working in the education community, check out who can join Teachers Health.

Get 1 month free*

Get 1 month free*

Simply join with Hospital & Extras cover by 31 August. Plus skip the waits on Extras like general dental, optical and physio. Enter promo code 'ONE' when you join online.

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Terms and conditions

*Eligibility criteria and conditions apply. Offer is available to new members who join UniHealth with Hospital & Extras cover, or StarterPak (Basic Plus) by 31 August 2024. One month free health cover applies after the first contribution payment has been received. Two and six month waiting periods are waived on Extras services only. Enter the promo code 'ONE' when joining online. See full terms and conditions.