Center for International Studies and Programs


Health Insurance

picture of a folder with Insurance on itTo ensure you have proper medical coverage while you are abroad be sure to:

  • Check with your parent's health insurance provider to see what your coverage is while abroad.
  • University health insurance will cover repatriation and health concerns due to injury or accident.

Travel Insurance

Student Travel Insurance Review/Tutorial
From Travel Insurance Review: Whether studying in your own country or abroad, students need to protect themselves from the unexpected – accidents, illnesses, and theft can occur anywhere. Students traveling abroad need international student health insurance to pay for medical bills and other expenses that can occur. Having a good international student insurance plan can provide a student with the protection they need to avoid large financial losses.

International Insurance

Program Insurance: Check with your program director to see what their health insurance coverage is for participants.

UT's Department of Risk Management and Workers' Compensation

Foreign Travel Insurance and Assistance Services


Last Updated: 6/30/19