College Health Insurance Costs Vary Widely. But There Are Plenty of OptionsSeptember 30, 2019 |
by Bernard J. Wolfson
Are you among the 400,000 freshmen in California — or 2.9 million nationwide — who have just started college or are about to? As you buy your books, ponder the best meal plan or wonder whether you will get along with your roommate, don’t forget about health insurance.
Whether you’re an undergrad or graduate student, your options will depend on where you go to college, if you already have coverage through a family or individual health plan, and how much money you make.