of Colorado Denver does not have a mandatory health insurance policy for
domestic students. This means that domestic students DO NOT HAVE TO
SHOW PROOF OF HEALTH INSURANCE and are NOT AUTOMATICALLY CHARGED FOR THE
CU DENVER HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN. CU Denver does offer a voluntary health
insurance plan and strongly encourages students to have health care
coverage. Plan coverage starts on the first day of each semester.
vision or dental plan is currently offered.
The CU Denver
Domestic Student Health Insurance plan is a PPO Plan. The plan’s PPO network is
Cofinity. In order to verify if a provider is in-network students are
encouraged to visit www.cofinity.net or
call 1-800-831-1166. There is a $250 in-network deductible per academic year.
Students are encouraged to visit the Health Center at Auraria. The deductible
and pre-existing conditions exclusion will be waived and benefits will be paid
at 100% for Medical Expenses incurred when treatment is rendered at the Health
Center. This includes limited well care, supplies, in-house testing and
procedures. No claim forms will be required. For more details
please take a look at the plan brochure below.
In order to be
eligible for the student health insurance plan undergraduate students must be
enrolled in at least 6 credit hours; graduate students must be actively enrolled in a degree seeking program, there is no minimum credit hour requirement for graduate students.
Students must actively attend classes for at least the first 31 days after the
date for which coverage is purchased. Home study, correspondence and TV Courses
do not fulfill the eligibility requirements that the student actively attends
HOW TO SIGN UP:
Center at Auraria
Center at Auraria provides health services for ALL UC Denver students
regardless of insurance status. Students who do not have the CU Denver
insurance plan will be asked for payment at the time of service. The Health
Center is located in the Plaza Building Suite 150 or you can reach them at
303-556-2525. To learn more please visit the Health Center at
Auraria web site.