The URMIA TULIP (Tenants' and Users' Liability Insurance Policy)
is available FREE1
to all URMIA
members who subscribe
it. Your institution must be an URMIA member to access this
coverage, and TULIP only
applies to institutions in the United States.
It is designed to provide low-cost general liability insurance
to third party
users of your facilities.
It is web-based for most transactions. URMIA has arranged to
make this coverage available on behalf of its members
in response to
a large demand
for the product. We are continuing to work to make it better
for you and welcome your participation and feedback!
Liability coverage is administered by Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services. Visit the URMIA/Gallagher TULIP website to subscribe your institution to the TULIP program or to give third party facility users access to coverage.
1 There is no deposit premium
required of URMIA members. All approved events will be charged
premium with the completion of the coverage application.
What Is TULIP?
The TULIP is a Tenants' and Users' Liability Insurance Policy, also known as "Events Coverage."
It is used by institutions who permit "third parties" to use their facilities
for specific events. It is NOT intended for institutions to shift any of
their specific operational risks away from their own General Liability Policies. It protects both the Facility User and the Institution against claims by third parties who may be injured or lose property as a result of participating in an event.
Events may range from very low-risk events such as classroom seminars, receptions, or weddings to higher risk events including festivals and fairs, sports events, or rock concerts.
How Does It Work? Information for Institutions
Download the TULIP Guide: Information for Colleges and Universities.
Institutions who wish to participate must subscribe to the TULIP program via the URMIA/Gallagher TULIP website. Subscription is free of charge for URMIA members.
The primary URMIA member is responsible for the institution's subscription.
Once the institution has subscribed, the institution will be issued a Location ID /
Invitation Code. Costs for the facility users are based on the risk
of the activity, the number of days of the activity, the number of participants,
and if there are any special requirements, including alcohol liability, participant
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How Do I Access Coverage? Information for Facility Users
Download the TULIP Facility User Guide.
- The institution where you are having your event must be an URMIA member institution that has subscribed to the coverage.
- You must be an approved facilities user at the institution and be given a pass code by the events office or its equivalent.
- Go to the URMIA/Gallagher TULIP website.
You will need to log in, select "Quick Quote," complete an application form, and pay by credit
card for your coverage. For all low-risk events, which appear in the
dropdown box, you should be able to complete your transaction in one
web session. Costs are based on the risk of the activity, the number
of days of the activity, the number of participants, and if there are
any special requirements, including alcohol liability, participant
coverage, etc. Upon completion of the transaction, you will receive
via e-mail a copy of the application and a binder of coverage. A copy
will be sent to the appropriate offices at the college or university facility confirming
Download Brochures for Your Campus
- TULIP Facility User Guide: This guide provides facility users with step-by-step instructions to use the website and get coverage for their events. URMIA encourages you to share this document with third party users. Note that the document is two-sided; simply open the file, download, and print double-sided.
- TULIP Guide: Information for Colleges and Universities: This guide helps colleges and universities understand the TULIP program, its benefits, and how to subscribe their institutions.
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Tenant User Department
Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services
6399 S. Fiddler's Green Circle, Suite 200
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Contact Tracy if you are having difficulties with the website or have questions about high risk activities or other program details. If Tracy is not available, please contact:
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