Fall dental coverage - enrollment extended through SEP. 30!
For Southern Methodist University

On-campus dental coverage and care

Welcome, Mustangs!

We’re proud to serve the SMU community with a comprehensive dental plan. BrightSmile for Students offers a generous reimbursement on almost 200 services and procedures like

  • Routine dental exam
  • Teeth cleaning
  • Crowns
  • Fillings
  • Root canals
  • Tooth extraction
  • Emergency pain treatment
  • X-Rays
    and more…..

Information you need about your dental plan.

There's no network - visit any dentist, anywhere in the U.S.

With BrightSmile for Students, there is no provider network. Members don’t have to find a participating provider or worry about the added costs of going out-of-network; simply go to any dentist you like. Whether you're at home, traveling across the country, or at school, you're covered.

Getting enrolled

As a SMU student, you have access to this dental insurance, which has been tailored just for you. To enroll, fill out the application and pay with a credit or debit card. You'll get an email with a link to download your policy and ID card, and once the policy is effective, you're ready to see the dentist.
  • For Southern Methodist University

    Coverage is for 12 months

    Premium cost is

    $324/year*

    Enroll

    Enrollment for SMU is managed by Academic Health Plans. Premium amounts vary by school and are subject to change. Plan annual max. is $1,500.

Submit a claim

FOR CLAIMS DATED PRIOR TO 8/1/2022:
Clearinghouse: Use payor ID 60601
Email: ClaimsTeam@Careington.com
(Private information should always be sent via secure email.)
Mail: Careington Benefit Solutions, P.O. Box 21681, Eagan, MN 55121
Fax: (972) 335-1349
⤓ Claim Form

FOR CLAIMS DATED 8/1/2022 AND BEYOND:
Clearinghouse: Use payor ID PCA01
Mail: PrimeCare Administrators, PO Box 81380, Las Vegas, NV 89180
⤓ Claim Form

Need more info?

Contact BrightSmile

BrightSmile for Students customer service
Monday – Friday

10 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. CST