Tuition Refund Insurance

Goucher is no longer automatically enrolling students in tuition refund insurance. See below to decide if you wish to sign up for this optional coverage.

We believe it’s important to offer an easy, affordable way to protect the investment your family has made in higher education. That’s why Goucher College has partnered with GradGuardto provide our families with tuition insurance featuring special plans and rates not available to the general public.

What is tuition insurance?

Tuition Insurance provides peace of mind by reimbursing tuition costs if a student withdraws at any time during the semester for a covered reason such as a serious injury or illness, a chronic illness, or a mental health condition.

This coverage expands the scope of our refund policy ( by ensuring reimbursement for tuition, housing, food and other fees for withdrawals at any time during the semester. 

What is the deadline to sign up?

The deadline to apply is the end of the 100% refund period (

What is the cost and how do I sign up?

Students may sign up for coverage for the semester (fall and/or spring) or academic year and choose a coverage level based on their individual situation. Learn more (including how much coverage you may need) and sign up at ( or by calling 877-794-6603.