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The Office of Student Health

Student Health Insurance Plan 2014-2015

The University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Student Health Insurance Plan is an annual, full-service medical insurance plan tailored to the needs of students. The plan is underwritten by UnitedHealthCare 1-800-767-0700.

For current students on the 13-14 Plan year, coverage ending 8/31/14 please contact the Student Insurance Office or AmeriBen 1-855-639-8679 with any benefit, claim, or prescription issues/questions. 

All degree seeking students enrolled in 5 or more credit hours are required to have insurance. As a result, all full-time students taking 5 or more credit hours are automatically billed for the Student Health Insurance Plan A. If you have a comparable insurance, you may qualify to waive the Student Health Insurance Plan please see the section on waving and Student Health Insurance.

Plans and Costs

For the 14-15 Plan Year the Student Health Office will be offering two insurance plans.


  • The annual cost of the student insurance For Plan A is $3,918 and Plan B is $3,066, half is charged to your tuition bill in the fall and the other half in the spring tuition.
  • Coverage is an annual basis, unless you are graduating in Dec 14. 
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Student Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan is an Annual Plan with coverage effective through August 31, 2015 and the Plan renews on September 1st of every year without the option to term mid-year off the plan.  Enrollment for the insurance is limited to the Fall semester for Annual enrollment, except for new Students in the Spring or Summer semesters; or for students who qualify for Late Enrollment.  Refunds will be made upon the entry into the armed forces of any country.  Students must actively attend classes the first 31 days of the semester for which the student purchased insurance coverage.   If the student withdraws from school or drops below the required credit hours within the first 31 days, a refund will be refunded if the withdrawal occurs during the first 31 days.  Students who withdraw will not be entitled to any benefits during the days described and no claims received will be honored.  No other refunds will be issued except for entry into the armed forces or withdrawal from school within the first 31 days of the semester in which the student enrolled.


    Plan Overview

    Following is a brief highlight of the Student Health Insurance Plan.  For detailed benefits please review the Student Health Insurance brochure available at the Student Insurance Office. If you have been involuntarily dropped from your other insurance mid-year please contact the Student Insurance Office 303-724-7674.

    Effective Dates

    Benefits listed are for the 14-15 Plan Year:

    • Effective 9/1/14-8/31/15 for returning students
    • Effective 8/01/14-8/31/15 for new students

    Health Plan Benefits

    To see a detailed description of the AMC Student Insurance plan

    Plan A 2014-202512-1 PWB v4.pdf2014-202512-1 PWB v4.pdf

    Plan B 2014-202512-2 PWB v4.pdf2014-202512-2 PWB v4.pdf


    To see a plan comparisonPlan Comparison.pdfPlan Comparison.pdf

    Spouse and Dependent Plans - Effective with the 14-15 Plan Year we will no longer be offering a spouse and dependent coverage.



       The master policy on file at the university contains all the provisions, limitations, exclusions, and qualifications of the plans, which may not be included on the web pages. The master policy is the contract and will govern and control the payment of benefits.

      The information on this website is intended to provide guidance to the benefits of the insurance and how to utilize its services. It in no way constitutes a guarantee of payment for claims submitted to the insurance company.

      Office of Student Health

      Phone: 303-724-7674

      Street Address: Education II, North, Room #3208


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