Graduate Assistant/Fellow Health Insurance Awards

The Graduate Student Health Insurance (GSHI) Award covers part of the cost of UC Student Health Insurance (SHI). The Graduate School offers two types of GSHI awards. Award A applies in the fall semester and continues to apply to the spring semester SHI costs if the student qualifies in the spring semester. Award B applies ONLY to spring semester SHI costs. Programs are responsible for notifying graduate assistants/fellows to apply for the Health Insurance Award. For details on GSHI criteria and application schedule, please see:

It is the student’s responsibility to check with the program that sponsors their Graduate Assistantship to make sure that the assistantship meets all criteria of the GSHI Award as outlined at

Please visit for award criteria and application deadlines. Direct any questions to