Health Insurance Information - Medical & Podiatric Students
The University requires you to have health insurance while attending Temple University.
Health Insurance Requirement for New and Returning Students:
Enroll in one of the University sponsored plans or purchase outside coverage each September during the open enrollment period.
If outside coverage is purchased you must complete a Certification of Outside coverage form via TUportal during the open enrollment period.
If you were enrolled in a University sponsored plan last academic year, this policy will automatically end effective August 31, 2017. You must re-enroll in order to continue coverage.
Open Enrollment Period
Monthly Premium (Bill) Due
August - September
September 1st, 2017
1st of the Month
Failure to complete the Health Insurance Requirement during the open enrollment period:
You will be automatically enrolled in the University sponsored Personal Choice plan with an effective date of September 1, 2017 and will be responsible for the monthly premiums of $319.24 payable directly to Blue Cross for the period of September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.