Health Insurance Information - Undergraduate, Graduate, Dental, Law and Pharmacy Students

Temple University offers full-time students the opportunity to purchase student health insurance at reduced group rates. There are three plan options offered by the University through Independence Blue Cross. (Plan Options & Premium Rates)

International GA and TA student, refer to the International Student Health Insurance section of this website.  

Returning Students:
If you were enrolled in one of the University sponsored plans during the 2019 to 2020 academic year your insurance will automatically end August 31, 2020. You MUST enroll each academic year during the open enrollment period in order to continue your insurance. 

Semester Open Enrollment Period Coverage Effective Coverage Period Monthly Premium (Bill) Due
Spring January - February January 1, 2021 8 Months 1st of the Month
Fall August - September September 1, 2020 12 Months 1st of the Month

Enroll in a Student Health Insurance plan via TUportal

TUportal - Student Tools tab
Scroll down to Resources section
To Enroll in one of the University sponsored health insurance plans complete the Student Health Insurance enrollment application form

Blue Cross Monthly Premiums

Monthly bills will be issued to you and mailed to the address you provided during the enrollment process. You are responsible for paying the monthly premium directly to Blue Cross

Plan Rates
Monthly premium(s) for University Student Insurance plan - Click here

Student Accident Insurance

All College of Public Health, School of Dentistry and School of Pharmacy students are automatically enrolled in a student accident insurance policy.  

Questions: Contact Us


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updated: 07/27/2020
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