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 enrolled in 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 coverage have the option of waiving enrollment in the CSU plan before the September 10, 2010 deadline if they have equal or better coverage.
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.
Period of Coverage
Students enrolled in the insurance plan for the Fall 2010 semester will receive coverage until the beginning of the Spring 2011 semester.
Part-time Students Eligible for Coverage
Part-time students (enrolled in 6-11 credit hours) will be allowed to enroll in the student health insurance plan on a voluntary enrollment basis. Part-time students must enroll before the September 10, 2010 deadline.
An insurance cancellation form must be submitted every semester that a student enrolls in 12 credit hours or more. Students with adequate insurance coverage may apply for cancellation of the mandatory fee by the September 10, 2010 deadline. An insurance card showing your name or a letter of proof of coverage from your insurance company and an ID are required. The forms are available for completion in the Office of Student Health Insurance located in CRSU Room 247.
NOTE: The University is in the process of procuring a new student health insurance carrier to serve our students beginning Fall 2010. Deadlines and other pertinent information may change from the information in this bulletin. Any revisions will be publicized through the various CSU medias. You may visit the Office of Student Health Insurance located in CRSU-247 or call at (773) 995-4533.
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