Graduate Theological Union

Health Insurance


Most people are required by law to have health insurance, and the GTU encourages all students to maintain coverage. Covered California is the state’s health insurance marketplace, and many students will qualify for a subsidy for the plan that works best for them. Students can also apply directly for individual coverage with insurance companies such as Kaiser or Blue Shield.

GTU students can also gain the assistance of a licensed broker with Rockridge Health Benefits, Jonathan Greer, who is available to provide guidance based on your situation. There is no fee for his help. He can be reached at, 510-547-7123.

International students can also investigate options with or

For more information, contact GTU Dean of Students, Kathleen Kook. Students affiliated with a member school for their academic program will want to check with the student affairs office of that school for further information about health insurance options.