Health Insurance & Flex Spending Accounts

Health Insurance

Columbia offers a full range of medical and dental coverage, as well as life insurance and long-term care insurance. For additional details and eligibility requirements, please read the Benefits descriptions found on the Human Resources website.

Flexible Spending

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) allow you to save money on a wide variety of healthcare and dependent care expenses.  For additional details and eligibility requirements, please read the Benefits descriptions found on the Human Resources website. Please also check the IRS's detailed listing of what medical expenses are covered, as that may apply to some of the Office of Work/Life's programming (i.e. breastfeeding equipment, weight loss programs to combat obesity, etc).

Last Updated: 
01/31/14

The information on this website is a summary only, prepared for general informational purposes, and is not a complete description of the University's policies and benefits. No decisions affecting your family or your future should be based solely on the information presented on this webpage.