Colleges and Universities that Cover Transition-Related Medical Expenses Under Employee Health Insurance

57 colleges and universities cover hormones and/or gender affirming surgeries for employees


Northern Arizona University


Santa Clara University
University of California, Berkeley 
University of California, Davis 
University of California, Irvine 
University of California, Los Angeles 
University of California, Merced 
University of California, Riverside 
University of California, San Diego 
University of California, San Francisco 
University of California, Santa Barbara 
University of California, Santa Cruz 


Colorado College


Central Connecticut State University
Connecticut College
Trinity College
Yale University

District of Columbia

American University


Emory University


Northwestern University


University of Maryland


Bridgewater State University
Harvard University
Mount Holyoke College
Tufts University
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Massachusetts, Boston
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
University of Massachusetts, Lowell
University of Massachusetts, Medical School
Williams College


University of Michigan

New Hampshire

Dartmouth College

New Jersey

Princeton University

New York

Columbia University
Ithaca College
Syracuse University
Vassar College

North Carolina

Wake Forest University


Case Western Reserve University
Ohio State University
Ohio University


Pennsylvania State University
University of Pennsylvania 
University of Pittsburgh


University of Texas, Arlington
University of Texas, Austin
University of Texas, Dallas
University of Texas, El Paso
University of Texas, Permian basin
University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
University of Texas, San Antonio
University of Texas, Tyler


Champlain College
University of Vermont 


Meet the Clearinghouse Coordinator

Genny Beemyn, Ph.D., is the director of the UMass Amherst Stonewall Center, the campus LGBTQIA+ center. They have published and spoken extensively on the experiences and needs of trans college students, including writing some of the first articles on the topic in the 2000s. Among the books Genny has written are The Lives of Transgender People (2011); A Queer Capital: A History of Gay Life in Washington, D.C. (2014); and the anthology Trans People in Higher Education (2019). With Abbie Goldberg, they edited The Encyclopedia of Trans Studies (2021). They are currently writing Campus Queer: Addressing the Needs of LGBTQ+ College Students with Mickey Eliason for Johns Hopkins University Press. In addition to being the coordinator of the Clearinghouse, Genny is an editorial board member of the Journal of LGBT Youth, the Journal of Bisexuality, the Journal of Lesbian Studies, and the Journal of Homosexuality. They have a Ph.D. in African American Studies and master’s degrees in African American Studies, American Studies, and Higher Education Administration. More about Genny can be found on their website: