As of August 2010, the UNC system will require all undergraduates as well as all graduate and professional students enrolled in the 16 campuses to have health insurance as a condition of enrollment. This initiative was approved by the Board of Governors in August 2009.
Each student must provide evidence of creditable insurance coverage or they will be enrolled in the university’s student insurance plan. This is known as a Mandatory with Hard Waiver system. Creditable Insurance coverage means an individual insurance policy, COBRA, Medicaid or Medicare, CHAMPUS, the Indian Health Read More