Frequently Asked Questions

Purdue University Graduate Staff

Welcome to your one stop to find information about the insurance your school provides.

Online only students are not eligible for Purdue University student insurance.


Those employed in one or more graduate staff positions (Graduate Teaching Assistant, Graduate Lecturer, Graduate Professional, and Graduate Research Assistant) which carries a minimum of 0.50 FTE/half-time/20 hours per week or more and graduate students with fellowships administered as assistantships on the West Lafayette campus (check Quick Facts here if you are unsure how your fellowship is administered) are eligible for the partially-funded graduate staff medical insurance plan.