Student Health Insurance

California Health Sciences University is vitally interested in making your academic and personal experience meaningful and successful. Your health and wellness are key components of that experience.  To ensure that students have access to the health care they need and to avoid the hardship of expensive medical bills, CHSU requires all students, regardless of credit hours to have adequate health insurance as a condition of enrollment.

California Health Sciences University College of Pharmacy requires all students to maintain an acceptable health insurance policy. Students must provide proof of insurance coverage each year throughout enrollment in the program.

California Health Sciences University is vitally interested in making your academic and personal experience meaningful and successful. Your health and wellness are key components of that experience.  To ensure that students have access to the health care they need and to avoid the hardship of expensive medical bills, CHSU requires all students, regardless of credit hours to have adequate health insurance as a condition of enrollment.

This year we are partnering with Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk to offer you a comprehensive, ACA Compliant, plan through UnitedHealthcare.

Rates and detailed plan benefits will be posted through the Gallagher Student Health Website in the upcoming weeks. Please visit www.gallagherstudent.com/CHSU for more information.

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If you already have health insurance: If you already have health insurance (employer-based for which you or a relative’s employer is paying) or other coverage, please provide proof to California Health Sciences University by completing the Student Health Waiver form online at www.gallagherstudent.com/CHSU by June 30, 2017. Failure to do so by June 30, 2017 will result in the full annual premium billed to your student account. Students enrolled in an HMO (out of state) should notify the HMO that they are enrolled at CHSU and verify out-of-network coverage.

To complete the Waiver Form:

  1. Go to gallagherstudent.com/CHSU
  2. Click on ‘Student Waive/Enroll’
  3. Log in. If it is the first time you are logging in, you will need to create an account.
  4. Complete the Waiver form. Reminder: Be sure to have your health ID card available for reference as you will need it to fill out the form.
  5. You will receive a reference number upon submission of your form, please document this number.

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If you do not already have health insurance: You may purchase Student Health Insurance through CHSU with our partner, Gallagher Student Health & UnitedHealthcare. To enroll in the plan please visit www.gallagherstudent.com/CHSU and fill out the online enrollment form during open enrollment from June 1 – June 30, 2017. Options are also available for spouse and child add on. Students electing to enroll their eligible dependents must do so during the dependent enrollment period opening in the next few weeks.  At that time, students must enroll and submit payment for their dependents online at http://www.gallagherstudent.com/CHSU.

To complete the Enrollment Form:

  1. Go to gallagherstudent.com/CHSU
  2. Click on ‘Student Waive/Enroll’
  3. Log in. If it is the first time you are logging in, you will need to create an account.
  4. Complete the Enrollment form.
  5. You will receive a reference number upon submission of your form, please document this number.

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Health Insurance Costs: An estimated yearly amount for student only health insurance is $2,686. The fee for this policy is paid directly to the school and will be billed directly to your student account. Dependent enrollment will be paid directly to our partner, Gallagher Student Health & Special Risk. Communications regarding the dependent enrollment period will be sent in the upcoming weeks.