Student Affairs

Student Affairs

Health Insurance

Welcome to the Student Health Insurance! The Office of Student Affairs wants to help you navigate this process by providing informative and helpful information regarding Student Health Insurance.

All full-time registered undergraduate students taking 12 or more credits and all registered graduate students taking 9 or more will be automatically enrolled in this insurance plan and the premium for coverage is added to their tuition billing, unless proof of comparable coverage is received by the deadline.

Coverage Period(s) 
The coverage period for the 2016-2017 academic year is as follows:


Fall 2017

Spring 2018

Summer 2018

Start/End Date

- 12/15/17

- 05/04/18

- 8/10/18

Coverage Date:


- 5/10/18

- 8/21/18

Earliest Date to Enroll or Waive




Deadline to
Submit a Form




You will only be required to waive ONCE per academic year.

A waiver must be submitted at the beginning of the first semester and/or fall semester you attend CDU.  Once a waiver is submitted for the policy year, you will not need to waive again until the next academic year.

If you wish to waive, you will need your current health insurance ID card to do so. When you have successfully entered all data, make sure to submit. If you are an International Student you cannot waive coverage unless you are currently enrolled in a fully Affordable Care Act compliant insurance plan through US based insurance company.

How to Enroll/Waive Student Health Insurance
To enroll in or waive the Student Health Insurance Plan for the 2017-2018 policy year:

  1. Log on to ‘
  2. Click on ‘Student Enroll/Waive’.
  3. Create or log on with your student ID.
  4. Click on ‘I want to Enroll/Waive’

Student Health Insurance Online Resources

For a complete description of the benefits available, limitations and exclusions, and FAQs please visit