Health Insurance Requirement

All students are required to have health insurance during their time at CU Boulder. Students may elect coverage through an individual health insurance plan, through a family member or employer, or the university’s Student Gold Health Insurance Plan. Students must meet this requirement their first semester at CU Boulder and every fall semester thereafter.

To view CU's mandatory health insurance policy, click here

Automatic Enrollment in Gold Health Insurance

Students registered for six or more undergraduate credit hours or one or more graduate credit hours for fall 2017 will be automatically enrolled in the Student Gold Health Insurance Plan and charged $1,995 per semester.

Students must complete the health insurance requirement every fall semester. The deadline to select or waive health insurance for fall 2017 is September 15. 

Exceptions to automatic enrollment: New summer students, non-degree seeking Continuing Education, Leave of Absence Program, Study Abroad, Evening MBA program, or exclusively Be Boulder Anywhere courses.

Selection/Waiver Process

You can confirm your enrollment in the Gold Plan, add the Campus Care Supplement to your existing health insurance, or waive both university plans by providing proof of health insurance. If you decide to change your selection you must do so by September 15, 2017. For more on selecting or waiving insurance, download these instructions

To learn more about the selection/waiver process, click here.