Student Financial Accounts > Tuition, Fees, and Other Expenses > Tuition Insurance

Tuition Insurance

Each year, thousands of college students are unable to complete classes due to unforeseen medical issues. If your child withdraws from college after classes begin, you could lose some -- or all - of the money you've paid.
The GradGuard Tuition Protection Plan in now available to our families on an optional basis beginning Fall of 2018. This tuition insurance protects the investment your family has made in your education in case you need to withdraw after the time frames detailed in DePaul's refund policy because of specific situations such as illness, injury or emergency.
This insurance coverage from GradGuard supplements DePaul's refund policy by reimbursing your tuition, housing and certain other payments if you withdraw for a covered reasons at any time during the term. With GradGuard Tuition Protection Plan you can be protected for less than 1% of the cost of your tuition. A college education is a major investment - which means it's worth protecting.  Our Tuition Protection Plan* offers high levels of coverage at a reasonable rate and can reimburse tuition payments, housing, and meals fees,* and other nonrefundable expenses if a student withdraws for reasons like:
  • Serious covered illness or injury
  • Covered mental health disorder
  • Covered death of tuition payer
To get a quote or learn more about selecting this optional tuition insurance from GradGuard, call 1.866.724.4384 or visit​​.

*Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Plans may not be available to residents of all states. GradGuard is a service of Next Generation Insurance Group, LLC, the licensed agent for all insurance programs. Insurance benefits are underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated “A+” (Superior) by A.M. Best Co., under Jefferson Form No. 101-C series or 101-P series. Plan(s) may not be available in all jurisdictions. Allianz Global Assistance and Allianz Tuition Insurance are brands of AGA Service Company. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company. The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage due to the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company. Non-insurance benefits/products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company. Consumer may be responsible for charges incurred from outside vendors for assistance or concierge services. Contact AGA Service Company at 888-427-5045 or 9950 Mayland Drive, Richmond, VA 23233 or