2017-18 costs and information are listed below. Information for 2018-19 is not yet available.
Requirement: Students are automatically enrolled in the University’s Student Health Insurance Plan, unless they complete a waiver form that provides proof of equivalent coverage, and it is approved.
Cost: $1,415 per semester (undergraduates); $2,231 per semester (graduates)
Billing: Each semester
Fall: August 18 or as soon as you arrive on campus
Spring: January 12 or as soon as you arrive on campus
Fall Semester: August 1 - December 31, 2017
Spring Semester: January 1 - July 31, 2018
* If you are a registered student during spring quarter or semester, your spring SHIP fee provides coverage through the end of summer.
Fall Semester: May 16 - July 15, 2017
Waiver application $75 late fee will apply July 16 - August 15, 2017
(No applications will be accepted after August 15)
Spring Semester: December 1, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Waiver application $75 late fee will apply January 2 - January 15, 2018
(No applications will be accepted after January 15)
Note: Recipients of a waiver in the fall do not need to re-apply for spring.
Coverage and waiver questions contact:
UC Berkeley Student Health Insurance Office