Undergraduates and Postbac Program Students 2013-2014
All full-time students are required to have health insurance coverage. Goucher College has contracted with United Healthcare to administer our policy through First Risk Advisors. Health insurance information will be mailed to all full-time students in June and will include instructions on how to waive (or select) the insurance online. Any student who does not waive Goucher's health insurance by the September 30 deadline will be charged $1,390 on their tuition account. To enroll or waive the insurance go to after July 1.
2013-2014 Goucher Health Insurance Summary of Benefits,
2013-2014 Brochure (Important details)
The rates and Coverage dates are listed below.
Annual Plan 8/21/13 - 8/20/14 $1,390 (all full-time students)
Spring/Summer 1/23/14 - 8/20/14 $811 (all full-time students)
Summer 2013 6/01/14 - 8/20/14 TBD (Postbac and Graduate Program students only)
Students who have comparable health insurance coverage of their own need to waive the Goucher health insurance online beginning July 1 (deadline is September 30, 2013). Students who require the college's health insurance coverage should enroll online beginning July 1 (deadline is also September 30, 2013). Please note we are required to charge the health insurance premium to any full-time student who has not submitted the health insurance online waiver by the deadline.
Please go to: www.firststudent.com to waive or enroll. Details of this health insurance plan are also available on this website.
Please note: The Health & Counseling fee ($422) is not the Goucher health insurance charge. This is a mandatory fee for all full time undergraduate students. It provides a health and counseling center on campus for all students who seek medical treatment and/or counseling services.
Graduate Program Students (Full-time only)
Annual Goucher Health Insurance rate 2013-2014 $1948. Spring/summer $1139
Graduate students registered full time (9+ credits) are eligible to participate in the Goucher Health Insurance plan. The insurance premium will be charged directly to your Goucher student account. Spouses and/or dependent children can be enrolled in the Goucher plan but must be enrolled directly with the agent, First Risk Advisors. The premium for family member coverage is payable directly to the agent.
Graduate Enrollment Process: To elect enrollment, email the Graduate Programs office at email@example.com. The Graduate Programs office will submit your information to be entered in the plan database and you will then be automatically enrolled in the plan.