Dependent Coverage - Frequently Asked Questions
1. Can a CampusCare member add a family member to their coverage?
A spouse, civil union and/or child(ren) can be added during the enrollment period at the beginning of each term by submitting the Dependent Enrollment Form before the designated deadline. Eligible dependents are defined in the Certificate of Coverage:
2. What is the process to add a new spouse to my CampusCare coverage?
Members may add a spouse and/or eligible dependents of a spouse within 31 days of marriage. A copy of the marriage certificate and copies of all applicable birth certificate(s) are required. Contact a Student Services Representative at 312.996.4915 option 3 for assistance when adding this type of coverage.
3. How do I add a new baby to my CampusCare coverage?
Members must add a newborn to CampusCare coverage within 31 days following birth. A copy of the birth certificate is required. Contact a Student Services Representative at 312.996.4915 option 3 for assistance when adding this type of coverage.
4. Is there an extra charge for the dependent coverage?
Yes. There are additional premium charges for a spouse, civil unions and for dependents. See Fees and Dates for current premium rates.
5. How do I cancel my dependents' coverage?
Dependent coverage may be cancelled during the enrollment period at the beginning of each term by submitting the online Dependent Disenrollment Form before the designated deadline. See Fees and Dates section for current deadlines and premium rates for each term.
6. Are dependents automatically re-enrolled each term?
Yes. When a spouse, civil unions or dependents are added to CampusCare coverage, they remain enrolled until CampusCare coverage terminates, such as upon graduation, or a Dependent Disenrollment Form is submitted as long as premiums are paid in full. You will automatically be billed for dependent premiums each term. The 2 exceptions are as follows: