Enrollments, Waivers, Changes & Cancellations-University Health Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Enrollments, Waivers, Changes & Cancellations

Insurance coverage periods are August 1 through July 31 each year.

Eligibile participants may enroll. Deadlines and conditions for enrollment apply and are enforced.

Enrollments and Waivers for the 2015-2016 academic year will be available electronically through Student Information Online beginning July 15, 2015. No waivers or enrollments will be accepted prior to this date. There are no paper forms available.

Enrollment across insurance years

Enrolling outside of the Open Enrollment Period-Qualifying Event

Modify or cancel your enrollment decisions

Remember: vision and dental are available only in the fall and spring open enrollment periods

Partial Year Enrollment Forms

Effective July 1, 2015 [pdf]

2015-2016 Student Health Insurance Requirements

To qualify for a waiver for the 2015-2016 academic year(s), your policy must meet each of the criteria below:

  • Your policy must provide coverage for routine, urgent and emergent care for both inpatient & outpatient medical care and mental health and alcohol & substance abuse treatment at a reimbursement rate of at least 70% in the city where you are attending Carnegie Mellon classes. (A POLICY THAT PROVIDES ONLY EMERGENCY OR URGENT CARE COVERAGE DOES NOT MEET THIS REQUIREMENT.)
  • Your policy must have an individual deductible that does not exceed $1,500 per year.
  • Your policy must have a United States based claims office and telephone number.
  • Your policy must not contain any clauses limiting/excluding coverage based on pre-existing conditions.
  • Your policy must not have a maximum annual limit.
Questions? Contact your Student Insurance Office.
Student Medical Insurance policy.