|There are six voluntary Group Insurance Programs available to Alumni of Columbia University: Traditional Group Term Life Insurance; 10 Year Level Premium Group Term Life; Short Term Medical, Auto/Homeowners, Long Term Care, and the Healthcare Discount Card.
For information about the auto/homeowners, long term care and the healthcare discount card click on the specific product link on the Alumni Discounts page.
The Traditional Group Term Life Insurance Plan has been in effect since 1977. New York Life Insurance Company (NY, NY 10010) is the underwriter for the Traditional Group Term Life and 10 Year Level Group Term Life plans and has the highest ratings currently awarded to any life insurer for financial strength by all four major ratings agencies: A.M. Best (A++), Standard & Poors(AA+), Moody’s Investors Service (Aaa) and Fitch ratings (AAA)*.
Through its insurance brokerage and distribution resources Aon Consulting, a division of Aon Corporation (Chicago, IL) makes these insurance programs available for Alumni of Columbia University.
Described on the following pages are the many valuable features of these Life Insurance Programs. Alumni can apply for coverage for their eligible spouse and dependent child(ren) at competitive group rates. No sales person will call or write. All services are provided to applicants and insureds through the Plan Administrator’s dedicated toll-free phone number (800-223-1147) and customer service staff.
Please review the valuable features, affordable group rates and convenient application process described on the following pages using the links on the left side of the page. In the event of any conflict between the information provided on the website and the Master Group Policy, the provisions of the Master Group Policy will apply.
* Source: Individual Third Party Rating Reports (as of 6/4/2013)