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myvirtualdoctor Opt-Out Application

Winter deadline to submit applications
January 30th, 2024

Students may apply to opt-out of myvirtualdoctor based on their personal choice by the applicable deadline. The deadline to opt-out in the fall term is September 30th and in the winter term is January 30th. Once you opt-out you will not be able to re-enroll in the program until the next academic year.


Important notes:
  • The student is given one (1) opportunity to opt-out of myvirtualdoctor each year. The student is only able to opt-out during their initial opt-out period or base on their program start date. The deadline to opt-out in the fall term is September 30th and in the winter term is January 30th.
  • Approval of the Student’s opt-out will result in the myvirtualdoctor fee being credited to the student account according to the school's policy.
  • The myvirtualdoctor opt-out is an annual opt-out. You will be re-enrolled in the next academic year and if you wish to opt-out again you will need to complete a new online form prior to the applicable deadline.
  • NO EXCEPTIONS will be made if the deadline is missed. It is the student's responsibility to pay the plan's mandatory fees, should they miss the applicable opt-out deadline.
  • Once you complete the opt-out form, you will receive an automated email confirmation. Please keep this email for your records as it is your only proof of submitting an opt-out request.

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Questions? Please contact your Benefit Plan Office:

myvirtualdoctor Opt-Out Form

Student Information

Date of Birth
Phone Number

STFXSU Benefits Plan Office

Address: 5555 Union Place
4th Floor Bloomfield Centre, Room 403
Antigonish, Nova Scotia. B2G 2W5

General Inquiries Line

Monday to Friday from 10:00am to 9:00pm AST

Phone: 1-877-746-5566 Ext. 7249