Both graduate and undergraduate international students are required to maintain health insurance while attending Kutztown University. You must purchase a plan prior to your arrival in the United States.
Healthcare is complicated and expensive in the United States. International students are responsible for their medical expenses.
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Visit the website below and click on the video "US Healthcare Overview" for important information about how the healthcare system works in the U.S. and helpful tips before you travel:
Please note that most health insurance in the U.S. does not cover all medical expenses like prescriptions, dental and vision.
You may visit the following websites for plan options or call to speak to a representative. Kutztown University does not endorse and is not affiliated with any of these insurance companies.
YOU MUST SUBMIT PROOF OF INSURANCE EACH SEMESTER BY COMPLETING AND SUBMITTING A HEALTH INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS FORM.
See the form for submission instructions and insurance coverage requirement details.
Select the appropriate Insurance Requirements Form:
HEALTH INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
HEALTH INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WITH J-1 VISA STATUS - EXCHANGE STUDENTS ONLY
Questions? Call 610-683-4082, Option 2, to speak to someone in Health Administrative Services or email Lois Piehel.