Cardinal Care and Dependent Health Insurance for 2012-2013
The Cardinal Care student health insurance rates and the Dependent Plan health insurance rates for the 2012-2013 academic year are described below.
The cost of the 2012-2013 Cardinal Care annual plan is $3,600, a 6.4% increase over the prior year's rate of $3,384.
Cardinal Care continues to provide comprehensive coverage with enrollment on an annual basis. Purchase of the plan (or waiver/exception in a student’s first registered quarter of the academic year) is a year-long commitment.
The Student Dependent Health Insurance Plan is available to dependents of students who are enrolled in Cardinal Care. Monthly premium costs are 8.1% higher in 2012-2013 than in 2011-2012. Monthly cost for a student spouse in 2012-2013, for example, is $240.15. Rates for other family members have increased similarly, according to the following table. Plan enrollment is open to dependents of new students during a 30 day open-enrollment period that occurs only at the beginning of the student's academic career, or when a student dependent experiences a qualifying life event.
Monthly Premium for 2012-13
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For questions, please contact Vaden's Insurance and Referral Office at 650-723-2135 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.