How do I obtain an international travel assistance insurance
For information regarding international travel assistance and to print an insurance card please reference
International Travel Assistance.
What vehicles are insured by The Claremont Colleges?
All vehicles owned or leased by the colleges are eligible for coverage. For more information regarding eligibility, please reference Insurance Requirements for Vendors, Contractors and Service Providers.
What incidents require a claims report?
All incidents involving third-party bodily injury or property damage should be reported to the Risk Management office immediately.
How do I report an incident to the Risk Management office?
To report an incident, contact the Risk management office either by phone or email.
How can I become a TCCS authorized driver?
To be an authorized driver, you must fill out a motor vehicle records release authorization (Records Release Authorization) and submit it to the office of Risk
How do I obtain a certificate of insurance?
A certificate of insurance can be obtained by emailing the Office of Risk Management. Please include a copy of the supporting documentation (contact, lease agreement, grant, etc.) specifying the insurance requirements and limits.
Valid driver’s license within the united states and of the proper class for the type of vehicle to be driven.
An acceptable motor vehicle record that demonstrates the following:
No more than three (3) moving violations and/or at-fault accidents in a rolling three (3) year period or drivers over the age of 21
No more than two (2) combinations of moving violations/accidents for drivers under 21
Drivers are not eligible to drive if the following applies:
More than three (3) at-fault accidents in the previous 3 years, for drivers over 21
More than two (2) at-fault accidents and/or moving violations, for drivers under 21
Any license suspension or restriction
Any of the following violations that result in a conviction
driving under the influence (drugs or alcohol
racing (or any violation related to racing)
negligent, reckless or careless driving (or the equivalent)
hit and run
use of vehicle for illegal activities
Additional criteria for approved status:
All authorized drivers shall complete one or more training programs based on the nature of the driving that they will be doing for the college. At the discretion of the college, additional or remedial training may be required based on circumstances unique to the individual’s driving experience.
The college’s commercial auto insurance covers only vehicles rented, leased or owned by the colleges.
The colleges self-insure all physical damage to college vehicles and will reimburse departments for repairs for physical damage subject to a $100 deductible.
If a college vehicle is involved in a property damage or personal injury accident, it must be reported to the office of Risk Management as soon as possible.
All contractors and other vendors doing business with The Claremont Colleges must provide proof of insurance that meets the colleges’ standards.
The Claremont College(s) must be named as the additional insured in terms of general liability coverage. Minimum General Liability requirements are $1M per occurrance $2M aggregate. Higher limits may be required for certain vendors or projects.
All contracts must contain a standard indemnification clause.
Coverages are to be considered as minimum requirements and in no way limits the liability of the contractor.
A certificate of insurance with the coverage and listing of the college(s) as the certificate holder must be obtained before work begins by the vendor/contractor.
Coverages represented on the certificates of insurance must show policy numbers, effective dates and limits.
All policies shall provide evidence of insurance written by a carrier licensed in the state of California and rated at least “A” in “A.M.’s Best’s Key Rating Guide.”
Renewal certificates of insurance shall be provided annually until the work is completed.