The Kansas Board of Regents offers a blanket injury and sickness insurance plan for students through UnitedHealthcare StudentResources. Rates vary between annual, semester and summer coverage, but run about $610 per person per semester.
The plan offers unlimited lifetime benefits, coverage for pre-existing conditions and preventive care. Most services provided by Watkins Health Services are entirely covered and there is a national network of healthcare providers and pharmacies.
The open enrollment deadline for spring or spring/summer coverage is January 31, 2018.
For benefit details or to complete an application, visit www.uhcsr.com/ku.