Period of Coverage and Health Fees
Period of Coverage
The Columbia Student Health
Insurance Plan covers a full year of care: September 1, 2014 - August 14, 2015.
Please note: Insurance coverage can only be established upon registration for the academic term associated with the period of coverage.
The coverage year for 2014-2015 is divided into two terms:
- Fall Term: September 1, 2014 - January 19, 2015
- Spring Term: January 20, 2015 - August 14, 2015
2014-2015 Health Fees
|Columbia Health Fee||$442||$442||$884|
Students enrolled in Fall Term and Spring Term: coverage becomes effective at 12:00 a.m. on September 1 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on August 14, each year.
Students enrolled in first term of classes for Spring Term only: coverage becomes effective at 12:00 a.m. on January 20 and ends at 11:59 p.m. on August 14.
Students with December program completion and February graduation: coverage ends 11:59 p.m. on January 19.
Students who entered school in the Fall Term, but have not actively enrolled in the Columbia Plan: coverage period begins September 1 through August 31. Please note: All expenses for covered prescriptions filled before September 30 will need to be submitted to Aetna Pharmacy Management for reimbursement. For more information, please see the prescription claim form.
Enrollment for dates other than those above is allowed only upon the loss of other health insurance coverage. Insurance & Immunization Records must be contacted within 30 days of losing insurance, and provide documentation of coverage termination.