The basic student health plan for accident and sickness is mandatory for students, undergraduate and graduate, who enroll with 12 hours or more. The fee applies to students with all on-campus semester hours and students with a combination of off-campus and on-campus semester hours. Students (with 12 hours or more) are automatically billed and enrolled in the mandatory health plan. Students who have equal or better coverage have the option of waiving enrollment in the CSU plan before the September 11, 2009 deadline.
Students enrolled with 12 or more semester hours are automatically charged a fee for student health insurance on their tuition accounts through the bursar’s office. The Fall 2009 health insurance cost per student is not available at the the of publication. There is an additional cost to insure dependents. Please contact the Student Health Insurance office for more information at (773) 995-4533.
Students enrolled in the insurance plan for the fall 2009 semester will receive coverage until the beginning of the spring 2010 semester.
Part-time students now eligible for coverage
Part-time students (enrolled in 6-11 credit hours) are eligible to enroll in the student health insurance plan on a voluntary enrollment basis. Part-time students must enroll before September 11, 2009.
An insurance cancellation form must be submitted every semester a student enrolls in 12 credit hours or more. Students with equal or better coverage may apply for cancellation of the mandatory fee before the September 11, 2009 deadline. A copy of insurance card and ID must accompany cancellation form. The forms may be obtained from the Office of Student Health Insurance before the fall deadline.
NOTE: Don’t wait until you receive a bill with the insurance charge itemized, or you might miss the deadline to cancel. Cancellation requests are not accepted after September 11, 2009. Students insured under the plan will receive their ID cards by mail. Please make sure a current address is on file with the registrar’s office. Contact the student health insurance office for more information at (773) 995-4533.
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