Student Insurance

2016-2017 Student Health Insurance Information

Rockhurst University has negotiated an affordable and comprehensive health care plan for our students and their dependents. The Rockhurst health insurance provider for 2016-17 is Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City We are excited to be working with BCBS of KC. The student health insurance is a great way to address both routine health care needs as well as receive adequate care during periods of medical crisis.

The plan is required for all full-time undergraduate students (12 hours or more) and graduate students (9 hours or more) unless proof of current health insurance coverage is supplied to Health Services by the waiver deadline of September 2, 2016, for the fall semester. The insurance is voluntary for all other students including accelerated option, Executive MBA, DO/MBA, MBA/PHY, DPT/MBA, part-time graduate/undergraduate, and post-baccalaureate students. Please call 816-501-4127 for cost and other important information.

If you are interested in participating in the student health insurance plan, please follow the steps outlined below.

All international students are required to purchase the University sponsored health insurance plan.

MANDATORY

Waive this requirement or enroll your dependents for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Full-time undergraduate students (12 hours or more) and full-time graduate students (9 hours or more); dependents optional

All full-time undergraduate and graduate students will automatically be enrolled in the health insurance plan upon registration for classes unless proof of comparable coverage is provided via the online waiver form. 

1. Download and print Summary of Benefits (PDF) the that describes your comprehensive coverage.


If you do not waive the student health insurance by September 2, 2016, for the fall semester, your student account will automatically be billed. (If you waived the insurance for the fall semester you have waived for the entire academic year).

VOLUNTARY

Part-time students (graduate and undergraduate), post-baccalaureate, accelerated option nursing, Executive MBA, DO/MBA, MBA/PHY students, and their dependents

1. Download and print Summary of Benefits (PDF) the that describes your comprehensive coverage.


Contact Information regarding Enrollment

  • Mandatory - Full-time undergraduate and graduate students:   (Student Development), 816-501-4127
  • Voluntary - part-time, post-baccalaureate, accelerated option nursing, Executive MBA, DO/MBA, MBA/PHY, other students, and dependents: Lindsey Zendejas (Summit America Insurance Services, An Ascension Company), 1-800-955-1991, ext. 7455, or 913-742-7454

Claims and Questions

For all other questions or concerns regarding the Student Health Insurance plan: Lindsey Zendejas (Summit America Insurance Services, An Ascension Company), 1-800-955-1991, ext. 7454