Health Insurance Information

As of Fall 2011 semester, Graduate Medical Sciences (GMS) Ph.D level students are automatically enrolled in the Boston University Student Plus Health Insurance Plan and their BU Student Account will be charged for the coverage.

GMS Full-Time and Certified Full-Time MA and MS level graduate students are enrolled in the BASIC health insurance  plan for 2012-2013. However, students are eligible to upgrade from the BASIC to PLUS health insurance plan.

The BASIC health insurance plan rate for 2012-2013 is $1,989.

The PLUS health insurance plan rate for 2012-2013 is $2,716.

Students enrolled in a comparable health insurance plan may file a Medical Insurance Waiver form via the Student Link.

Plan active from August 23, 2012 – August 22, 2013

For more information about the Medical Insurance Waiver process  visit bu student accounting services

you can also find additional information regarding spouse/dependent health insurance coverage plans and costs at the above student accounting services website.

General information regarding health insurance plans and deadlines can be found on the Student Accounting Services website.