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Our Company

College Life has built a strong heritage of providing insurance into a financially sound company with a comprehensive portfolio of annuity and life insurance products. Today, College Life helps guide our representatives and policyholders toward financial security through qualified retirement plans, estate planning, business insurance and tax-advantaged life insurance.

College Life was founded in 1946 in Austin, Texas. Today, ownership of College Life is held by Americo Life, Inc., of Kansas City, Missouri. Americo is led by a seasoned management team with over 100 years of experience in the life insurance industry. While College Life successfully operates as an independent arm of Americo Life, Inc., College Life benefits from being part of a large, solid company with total assets under management of more than $4.1 billion, over $44 billion of life insurance in force and a bond portfolio which is 99 percent investment grade.

Our organization has been offering life insurance products for over 50 years. We understand what consumers want when they buy life insurance, we anticipate it, we develop the products you are looking for. We built our strong financial foundation by listening to our customers and the market.

College Life, rated "A" (Excellent) by The A.M. Best Company and "A" (Strong) by Standards & Poor's, is licensed in 46 states plus the District of Columbia.

People interested in learning more about the opportunities of purchasing life insurance contracts should find the information they seek. If not, e-mail us through the "Contact Us" page and we will do our best to find the information for you.

Our agents enjoy a variety of benefits including the Career Partners program as well as preferred products and the tools and support to help market them. To learn more about these opportunities, follow the agent branch of the Web site.

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Our History

The College Life Insurance company of America (College Life) celebrates over 50 years of bringing financial solutions to light. We've built a strong heritage of providing investment opportunities with a comprehensive portfolio of annuity and life insurance products. Today, College Life helps guide our representatives and policyholders toward financial security through qualified retirement plans, estate planning, business insurance and tax-advantaged life insurance.

Through the years, College Life has grown with the evolving needs of its policy holders while keeping pace with trends in the economy, revisions in legislation, new forms of retirement products and advances in technology. As we move into the future, College Life is committed to maintaining its practice of prudent financial strategies which enable us to offer products that promote growth, offer accessibility and give the performance demanded by today's savvy investors.

College Life's story is a testimony to its firm commitment of achieving long-term goals and growth. The company is dedicated to providing its policyholders with exceptional service, an ever-expanding portfolio of highly competitive products and a level of financial security few other companies can match.

The cornerstone of this philosophy is a well-defined, fundamental investment program

  • An investment committee continually reviews the investment strategy and monitors the performance of the portfolio.
  • 99 percent of the College Life's bond portfolio is investment grade.
  • Assets are managed to be consistent with the maturity, cash flow and duration characteristics of the liabilities.

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For more information about College Life or Americo Life, contact us today.

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The College Life Insurance Company of America
3755 Capital of Texas Highway South, Suite 300
Austin, Texas 78704-6600
toll free: 1-800-982-8144