The University offers insurance to protect its research, teaching and public service activities from liability and financial loss. Departments are automatically covered by the self-insurance programs listed below.
|Covers UC Merced-owned vehicles for liability.
|Covers all university buildings and property.
|Business Travel Accident Insurance
|Covers eligible individuals on university business travel within the state of California.
|Domestic transit (under $100,000)
En route coverage for property being shipped to or from the university.
|Fine Arts Insurance
Covers permanent and temporary art collections and exhibits.
Covers claims made against the university by members of the public or organizations who allege they have suffered injury or property damage.
|Covers a loss involving information technology hardware and data.
|Professional Medical and Hospital Liability Self-Insurance
|Covers malpractice claims brought against the university's medical professionals. Coverage for claims arising from the operation of the Student Health Center.
|Student off-campus travel within California only.
|Covers certain limited in jury and illness of students who travel within the state of California as a result of participation in university-sponsored student activities.