Risk Management - University Insurance

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The University maintains a variety of state and commercial insurance programs that provide property and liability protection.

State Insurance Programs

  • Self-Insurance Liability Program
  • Excess Liability Insurance
  • Aviation Excess Liability Insurance
  • Property Insurance Program
  • Marine Insurance
  • Fine Arts Insurance
  • Boiler & Machinery Insurance
  • Student Medical Malpractice Insurance - WWU students only
  • Public Employees Blanket Fidelity Bond
  • Public Officials Bond
  • Auto Physical Damage
  • Daycare Insurance Program
  • Special Event Insurance
  • Inland Marine - Equipment Floater

More information on State Insurance Programs

Commercial Insurance Programs

  • Directors & Officers Insurance
  • Media Liability Insurance
  • International Liability Insurance
  • Crime Insurance
  • Blanket Accident Insurance (Field Trip Insurance)
  • Student Personal Property Insurance
  • Summer Research (AD&D)
  • Athletic Excess Accident Insurance
  • Student Health Insurance
  • Study Abroad Health Insurance
  • USPS Station Bond

More information on Special Risks

Note: Programs may change without notice. State law (RCW 43.19.769) limits what Western can do outside the state insurance programs with respect to independently purchased commercial insurance programs.

Page Updated 05.17.2018