Billing and Insurance Information

Billing

Our Billing Advocates are happy to assist you with all your medical billing needs. We are dedicated to helping patients understand the complex world of insurance billing and are available for any billing questions, concerns or problems realted to any clinic visits. For more information on our billing services, policies and fees, please click on the "Billing Information" link on the left navigation bar of this page.

Insurance

Our Insurance Advocates are happy to assist you with all your insurance needs. UCSC offers a health insurance plan specifically designed for the needs of students. University of California Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP) is an efficient plan featuring excellent year-round worldwide coverage with a low deductible. UC SHIP also includes prepaid access which provides unlimited Student Health Center visits including Student Health Center laboratory tests and X-rays for care of illness or injury. All students are automatically enrolled in UC SHIP unless an insurance waiver is submitted and approved. Click for more information.

For students waiving UC SHIP, we offer CruzCare, inexpensive prepaid access for busy students seeking on campus healthcare. For 100$ a quarter (billed automatically to student's account), CruzCare provides unlimited Student Health Center visits including Student Health Center laboratory tests and X-rays for care of illness or injury. Click for more information.