Costs, Opt-in, Opt-Out
All coverages are from September 1st to August 31. Prices are for the entire coverage period and cannot be pro-rated.
2016-2017 Prices. New rates coming for 2017-2018
|Individual (Full-time students automatically enrolled)||Couple (additional cost to add one dependant)||Family (additional cost to add many dependants)|
Opting In (Manually joining)
Part-time and co-op students and students wanting couple or family coverage (including same-sex and common-law couples) may opt in to the plan by paying the fee by October 6, 2017. Students and their dependents starting in January who were not students in the Fall may opt in by February 19, 2018 during the special winter opt-in period.
We can only accept cash, certified cheque, or money order made payable to GSA Carleton Inc.
We are not currently accepting opt-ins to the plan for 2017-18. We expect to begin in mid-August.
Opting Out (Leaving the Plan)
Full-time students who are already covered under a similar or better insurance policy may leave the plan, with a refund, by October 6, 2017. Please use the opt-out website to leave the plan for health coverage, dental, or both. Refunds will be made directly to students’ account by the end of October.
No other proof of opt-out will be accepted including but not limited to, opt-out forms filled out on other students’ unions websites and/or their affiliated brokers or plan providers websites.
Undergraduate students (Bachelors degrees) who may want to opt out or opt in of their health plan should visit CUSA or contact CUSA by phone at 613-520-6688.