The Fall Waiver Period is now closed. The Waiver/Enrollment Period for Fall, 2013 opened August 1, 2013 and continued to September 4, 2013.
The Spring Waiver Period will begin January 2, 2014 and continue to January 26, 2014.
Waivers and Enrollment are to be completed online through the student's Trailhead account.
To support the educational mission of the Colorado School of Mines and the academic success of our students by offering high quality health insurance, at a reasonable cost.
Health Insurance Requirement
Colorado School of Mines is committed to the health and well-being of all of its students. Good health is essential to academic success. The Colorado School of Mines has required students to have adequate health insurance as a condition of enrollment since 1991. No distinction is made for part-time versus full-time status. Degree-seeking U. S. Citizen and Permanent Resident students who demonstrate coverage that meets CSM requirements may waive the SHIP provided by CSM using the online enrollment/waiver system. Information on coverage requirements can be found the "MEASURE UP" page.
2013 - 2014 Policy Information from UnitedHealthcare StudentResources
A student's enrollment into the Student Health Insurance Program is an annual selection. The enrollment selection that the student chooses is binding for the entire academic year, including summer.
Please review this website for eligibility, benefits (click here for Plan Years 2012-13 and before) (click here for Policy Year 2013-14) and termination information on the Mines Student Health Insurance Program.
NCAA Intercollegiate Athletes: information about Intercollegiate Sports Coverage. NCAA Intercollegiate Athletes: See this page for Fall 2013 coverage information.
All International students enrolled in courses at the Colorado School of Mines are required to enroll in the SHIP.
This requirement applies to all International Students (excludes International Scholars who have been awarded research, teaching or faculty appointments).
International students who have government, embassy or US-based company sponsorships may be able to waive the SHIP. This can only be done with a paper waiver (PDF version Text only version) that needs to be turned in to the Student Health Benefits Office, located in the W. Lloyd Wright Student Wellness Center.
How to Enroll Instructions
How to request a Waiver Instructions
PROCESS FOR FALL 2013!
The charges appear as "Health Insurance" on the student's Trailhead account.
In order to have the charges removed, students need to waive the Student Health Insurance Plan. The Fall Waiver Period is August 1 and continues until Census Day, September 4, 2013.
Student Health Insurance NEWS!
ENROLLMENT / WAIVER PERIOD IS CLOSED!
DEADLINES FOR WAIVING
ENROLLMENT/WAIVER PERIOD FOR 2013-14 OPENED AUGUST 1, 2013 and CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 4, 2013.
LATE FEE: $125 is charged to waive after September 4, 2013. Late Waivers are not accepted after October 4, 2013.
Students can actively enroll in the Student Health Insurance Program, or submit a waiver request through their Trailhead account beginning August 1, 2013. International students cannot waive on enroll online. They must submit a paper waiver or enrollment form to the Health Benefits office by September 4, 2013.
WAIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND HERE! ______________________________________________________________