Medical Insurance for International Students

All international students (Matriculating, Exchange, Visiting) MUST have valid health insurance that meet the following minimum criteria.

  • Medical benefits of at least $100,000 per accident or illness;
  • Repatriation of Remains in the amount of $25,000;
  • Medical Evacuation in the amount of $50,000;
  • Deductibles not to exceed $500 per accident or illness

Matriculated (4-year students)

International Student Health Insurance

Matriculated (4-year degree seeking) Students Suggested Plan

Visiting and Exchange Students (1 semester to 1 year)

International Student Health Insurance

Visiting and Exchange Students Suggested Plan

After selecting and purchasing a plan, please send the information to the IIS by either bringing it to the office or sending to Students should provide the IIS office with a copy of the insurance card and confirmation of start and end dates.  Students should also submit a Health Insurance Requirement Acknowledgement & Pledge that can be found under the Forms page.

If you have any questions regarding health insurance, contact John Gradel at or Shawn O'Dell at

Contact Us

Institute for International Studies

Rosana Campbell
200B Ulmer Hall
(570) 484-2140

Assistant Director
John Gradel
200A Ulmer Hall
(570) 484-2140

Shawn O'Dell
200 Ulmer Hall
(570) 484-2140 

Contact our Admissions Office

8:00am to 4:00pm Monday-Friday
(570) 484-2027

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