The GradGuard Tuition Protection Plan** from Allianz Global Assistance provides valuable protection to schools and families when a student has to withdraw due to a reason, such as: covered illness, covered injury, or the death of a tuition payer.

The Tuition Protection Plan provides a refund when schools may not.


Features of the Tuition Protection Plan:

(Provided at no cost to your institution)

100% coverage for medical events, like a covered injury, covered illness or covered mental health issue*

100% coverage for withdrawals that occur as a result of covered high risk activities and substance abuse

100% coverage for withdrawals that occur as a result of the death of a tuition payer

100% of students are eligible for coverage, no individual underwriting required

Plans filed and approved by each state’s insurance department, giving schools and parents complete consumer protection

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Start the discussion about how the Tuition Protection Plan can help your campus protect your students and their families from unexpected financial losses:

Since 2008, GradGuard’s Tuition and Renters Insurance programs have helped more than 650,000 students protect their investment in a higher education. More than 250 colleges and universities trust GradGuard to serve their students and protect them from financial losses that may otherwise disrupt their education.


Additional Benefits for Schools:

This plan can help complement your school’s existing refund policy, while also providing convenient and affordable protection for your students. Benefits to schools include:

Reduce cost involved with managing refund appeals by relying on a world-class claims administrator

Promote HIPAA compliance associated with collecting and evaluating student medical information

Manage secure enrollments through a nationally licensed, PCI-compliant agency

Provide easy-to-implement voluntary student benefit program for schools with no “hard waiver” required.

Protected Costs for Students: 

GradGuard enables your institution to provide helpful benefits to your students and assist them in returning to school if they are forced to withdraw from classes due to a covered reason. Protected costs, up to the policy limits, include:


Academic Fees 

Room and Board 

Other eligible education-related expenses, up to the policy limits



*Mental health withdrawals subject to hospitalization requirement.

**Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Insurance coverage is underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company (NY, Administrative Office: Richmond, VA), rated "A+" (Superior) by A.M. Best Co. Plans may not be available to residents of all states. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of this plan and an affiliate of Jefferson Insurance Company. The insured shall not receive any special benefit or advantage because of the affiliation between AGA Service Company and Jefferson Insurance Company. Non-insurance benefits/ products are provided and serviced by AGA Service Company. Consumer is 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