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Student No-Cost Group Long Term Disability Program

Are you a recent optometry school graduate and a member of the AOA?

Student No-Cost Long Term Disability Program

Upon commencement, eligible members of the class of 2018 were given the opportunity to activate a No-Cost Long Term Disability benefit.


In recognition of the class of 2018’s graduation from optometry school, eligible graduates are now GUARANTEED a complimentary member benefit reserved exclusively for the newest doctors of optometry. As of June 1st, they are covered with a $1,000.00 per month benefit for Group Long Term Disability* with a 30-day waiting period at no cost for one full year. Click here to download your proof of coverage and keep it with your important files.

This offer is not available for residents of NV.

*The AOA Member Group Insurance Program assumes the cost. This benefit is only available for qualified AOA graduating students and residents of the United States (except NH, NM, VT, and WA).

**Notice to Residents of PA, VA and WI: You must activate this insurance within 15 days of receipt. If you fail to activate this coverage, the Certificate of Insurance is invalidated and no coverage will be provided. Contact your administrator for details by calling (866) 331-0180. Underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company, NY, NY on policy form GMR.

John Wigle California Agent license number 0482924;

Arkansas Agent license number 46224