Health Insurance

Nurse taking notesUtah State University (USU) requires all international students to have health insurance for themselves and their dependents (wife, husband, and/or children). USU has specific requirements for the insurance coverage of international students.

International Healthy girl with blueberriesstudents who do not have the required insurance coverage are not allowed to register for classes. USU offers several health insurance plans, which students may buy. These plans provide the insurance coverage that USU requires of all international students.

If you have purchased a health insurance plan in your home country that provides all of the above, email Ms. Katelyn Richins at katelyn.richins@usu.edu or visit her in the Student Health and Wellness Center, Building 44 (map). She may approve your health insurance policy so that you will not have to pay USU's automatic insurance fee.

If you wish to review or purchase the health insurance offered by USU, please begin by visiting the web page http://www.firststudent.com/schools/UtahStateUniversity.htm.

Please note - the immunizations listed on the USU Wellness Center web page http://www.usu.edu/health/immunizations/ are not required for international students.

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