Students that did not waive the DEWAR tuition insurance coverage and then withdrew during the term of paid coverage for medical reasons, may be entitled to receive funds from the insurance company by submitting a claim form. To submit a claim, please complete and return the Dewar Tuition Insurance Claim Form as noted in these instructions:

  • Complete Step I of page 1 – mail this form to:

     Amherst College
    Controller's Office
    Attn: Student Accounts
    PO Box 5000
    Amherst, MA 01002

    *Please Do Not send this form to us via email for security reasons as it requires the student's SSN.


  • Complete Step I of page 2 – give this form to the student's attending physician

   The student's attending physician will need to complete Step II of page 2 and mail to:

A.W.G. Dewar, Inc.
4 Batterymarch Park
Quincy, MA 02169-7468

If the claim is approved, 80% of the cost of tuition, less any financial aid, grants, tuition adjustments and/or balance owing will be refunded to the student upon request. Requests for refund should be sent to

Should you have any further questions concerning this process, you may contact the Student Accounts Office at (413) 542-2817/2811 or