Higher Education

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Can't take a sabbatical to tackle the tangle of risk and liability your institution faces? Risk Strategies cuts through the complexity, providing clear advice and tailored plans as smart as they are secure.

Helping Higher Education Clients

Campus disruptions are costly, both financially and academically. We help you recover quickly. Over 200 learning institutions trust us to protect their students, faculty, staff and property.

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  • Fire & Natural Catastrophe
  • Business Continuity
  • Cyber Risk
  • Property & Casualty

Campuses, administration, faculty and students—no two institutions are the same. Risk Strategies goes to school on your goals, focusing on the policy fine print to keep your campus community protected and thriving.

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  • General Liability/Excess Liability
  • Educators’ Legal Liability
  • Fiduciary Liability

Don’t leave health and wellness off of the curriculum. Make sure that a staff that takes the worry out of learning for students and their families and gives their all, is feeling their best. Get the right balance between coverage and affordability.

College and university campuses are incubators of innovation, creativity, discovery, and complex risks. Risk Strategies can create a blueprint for coverage to protect people, projects, property, unique artifacts and collections. Leaving you to focus on educational growth and advancement.

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  • Builders’ Risk Insurance
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Our Team Has:


College and university clients


Client Retention Rate


Dedicated Professionals


Years of experience

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Bret Murray,

Leadership Profile

Bret Murray, National Higher Education Practice Leader

With a career in insurance dating to 1998 and his prior position as Director of Risk  Management & Insurance for Tufts University, Bret understands first-hand the complex risk and liability challenges today’s institutions of higher education face.  A licensed attorney, he is active in URMIA and other higher education professional organizations. His prior industry experience includes position as a risk management analyst and underwriter.