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Fees

The charts below outline the cost per year for Student Health Service (SHS) and the Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan annual policy.

2017-2018 Student Health Service Costs

Payment of the Health and Related Service fee covers the cost of all routine services provided in SHS, including primary care visits, mental health services, and wellness and health promotion services.  Separate charges may be applied (per your insurance benefits) for laboratory tests, imaging procedures, prescription drugs, and care received outside of SHS.

Student Health Service Annual Policy
2017-2018

Spring/Summer 
Semester 2018
Coverage Period:
1/1/18-8/14/18

Summer semester only 2018  
Coverage Period:
5/15/18-8/14/18

Student only $1,356 $678 $342
Spouse or same sex
domestic partner*
$1,356 $678 $342
Child 18-26 years of age* $1,356 $678 $342

*Students and their Spouse or Child (18-26 years of age) dependents are required to enroll in the Student Health Service in order to enroll in the Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan. Dependents under the age of 18 are not required to enroll in the Student Health Service.

 

2017-2018 Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan Annual Policy Costs

The chart below outlines the cost per year for 2017-2018 Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan Annual Policy.

Gold 85%
Insurance Plan
Annual Policy
2017-2018
Spring/Summer 
Semester 2018
Coverage Period:
1/1/18-8/14/18
Summer semester only 2018  
Coverage Period:
5/15/18-8/14/18
Student only $2,991 $1,852 $758
Spouse or same sex
domestic partner
$2,991 $1,852 $758
One child $2,962 $1,834 $747
Two or more children $5,924 $3,668 $1,494

 

Platinum 100%
Insurance Plan
Annual Policy
2017-2018
Spring/Summer 
Semester 2018
Coverage Period:
1/1/18-8/14/18
Summer semester only 2018  
Coverage Period:
5/15/18-8/14/18
Student only $4,560 $2,823 $1,156
Spouse or same sex
domestic partner
$4,560 $2,823 $1,156
One child $4,512 $2,794 $1,137
Two or more children $9,024 $5,588 $2,274

 

Fees are additive:

For example, coverage for a student and spouse on the gold plan cost

($2,991 + $1,356) + ($2,991 +$1,356)=$8,694 total.

 

For example, coverage for a student and spouse on the gold plan cost

($4,560 + $1,356) + ($4,560 +$1,356)=$11,832 total.

 

PLEASE NOTE: DEPENDENTS ARE NOT AUTOMATICALLY ENROLLED OR RENEWED! Please complete the dependent enrollment application to enroll.  All full-time students are billed automatically for both the Student Health Services and the Columbia University Student Health Insurance plan via SSOL.  If you have comparable insurance then you may complete the waiver form.