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 and administered by AmeriBen (1-855-639-8679).
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 13-14 Plan Year the Student Health Office will be offering two insurance plans. Information for new students starting in Spring 14 including waiver deadlines will be posted in Nov.
- The annual cost of the student insurance For Plan A is $3,827 and Plan B is $2,978 ( half is charged to your tuition bill in the fall and the other half in the spring tuition (for students who started in fall 2012).
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Student Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan is an Annual Plan with coverage
effective through August 31, 2014 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.
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.
Benefits listed are for the 13-14 Plan Year:
- FOR ALL FALL 2013 STARTING STUDENTS
- Effective 9/1/13-8/31/14 for returning students
- Effective 8/09/13-8/31/14 for new students
Health Plan Benefits
To see a detailed description of the AMC Student Insurance plan AMC_StdntHlthBroch.pdf
To see a plan comparison AMC Plan Comparison.docx
Spouse and Dependent Plans
The Anschutz Campus does offer a Spouse/Benefit plan; however please note it is not the same pricing as the Student Plans.
To enroll a spouse or dependent you please contact the Student Insurance office 303-724-7674 or download the forms AMC_DependentEnrollment.pdf. They must be enrolled at the same time and plan as the student or within 30 days of being involuntarily dropped from other coverage (documentation must be presented at time of enrollment).
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.