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You may enroll your eligible dependents in the Dependent Health Insurance Plan as long as you (the student) are enrolled in Cardinal Care, the Stanford-sponsored student health insurance plan.

Eligible dependents include the Cardinal Care member’s

  • Spouse (unless you are legally separated or divorced).
  • Same sex domestic partner (as long as both partners are age 18 or older and neither partner is married to anyone else).
  • Unmarried children until age 26.
  • Unmarried children over age 26 who are unable to support themselves because of a physical or mental handicap that occurred before age 26.