International Student Health Insurance

Shawn Plummer

CEO, The Annuity Expert

What is International Student Health Insurance?

International health insurance plans for students or scholars studying abroad.

This international student insurance plan meets student visa requirements and includes maternity care, mental health care, organized sports, and global emergency care.

Your domestic health insurance plan will not cover your medical or dental expenses outside your home country.

Who is student travel health insurance perfect for?

How much does International Student Health Insurance cost?

Travel insurance ranges in cost.  With that said, coverage can vary from $29 per person, per month on the low end up to $85 per month depending on:

  • Trip Length
  • Travelers Age
  • Trip Cost
  • Deductible Amount
  • Global Coverage Amount 

What does student travel international health insurance cover?

  • International student health insurance plans who need temporary medical insurance while studying abroad.
  • Standard and Platinum level benefits available
  • Long-term international medical coverage
  • Provides coverage for individuals and groups and their dependents
  • Coverage can be extended up to 12 months from the initial effective date if a minimum of three months is purchased
  • Freedom to seek medical treatment with the hospital, or doctor of your choice
  • 24-hour secure access from anywhere in the world to manage your account at any time
  • Student Health Center $5 co-pay per visit
  • Universal Rx pharmacy discount savings
  • Meets student visa requirements
  • Maternity care coverage (varies by policy)
  • Mental health coverage for health and wellbeing
  • Organized sports coverage
  • International emergency care
  • Pre-existing medical coverage after 6 months with the Platinum option or 12 months with the Standard option

What services and treatments are covered while abroad?

  • Hospital or Medical Facility Room and Board
  • Intensive Care
  • Emergency Room Injury
  • Emergency Room Illness resulting in Hospitalization
  • Emergency Room Illness without Inpatient Admission
  • Mental or Nervous/Substance Abuse
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Physical Therapy
  • Local Ambulance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Eligible Medical Expenses
  • Inter-facility Ambulance Transfer
  • Emergency Medical Evacuation
  • Emergency Evacuation from Natural Disasters
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Emergency Reunion
  • Return of Mortal Remains
  • Political Evacuation and Repatriation
  • Intercollegiate Sports
  • Interscholastic Sports
  • Intramural Sports
  • Club Sports
  • Incidental Trip Coverage
  • Pre-Existing Medical Conditions
  • Terrorism
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Personal Liability

Shawn Plummer

CEO, The Annuity Expert

I’m a licensed financial professional focusing on annuities and insurance for more than a decade. My former role was training financial advisors, including for a Fortune Global 500 insurance company. I’ve been featured in Time Magazine, Yahoo! Finance, MSN, SmartAsset, Entrepreneur, Bloomberg, The Simple Dollar, U.S. News and World Report, and Women’s Health Magazine.

The Annuity Expert is an online insurance agency servicing consumers across the United States. My goal is to help you take the guesswork out of retirement planning or find the best insurance coverage at the cheapest rates for you. 

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