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Accident Insurance

Special-risk accident/illness insurance is available to those departments that engage in events outside the normal course of academic and recreational activities. This includes events such as summer academic camps, Creative Inquiry assignments, trips away from campus, etc. The policy is purchased through Berkley Life and Health Insurance Company. Questions regarding special risk coverage should be directed to Office of Risk Services & Insurance, 391 College Avenue, Suite 202, Clemson, SC 29634-5339, 864-656-3365.

There is NO charge for academic required or related events; however, the event must be reported to the Office of Risk Services & Insurance through the Enrollment Request form for Special Risk Accident Insurance, 7 days prior to the event.

Also see: Enrollment Request for Clemson Cooperative Extension Insurance.

Rates for Clemson University Academic Camps and Events:

  • $25,000 Maximum Coverage $5,000 Illness
  • $0.45 Rate Per Participant Per Day

Rates for high risk activities (i.e. recreational/sporting events that allow for physical activity) are subject to increased rates. Please advise the Office of Risk Services & Insurance of the event or camp no later than 7 working days prior to the start of the activity so that Special Risks will have adequate time to quote the special rate(s).

Provisions for Coverage:

Coverage is mandatory for all participants excluding Clemson University employees.
Coverage is for all scheduled events.

Important Forms:

Risk Services and Insurance
Risk Services and Insurance | 391 College Avenue Suite 202, Clemson, SC 29631