Health Insurance Requirements

Students and visiting scholars have the option of enrolling in the USD International Health Insurance plan, coordinated through USD’s provider Gallagher Student Health, or waiving with a comparable plan. Please refer to the resources below to familiarize yourself with the USD International Health Insurance plan:

*U.S. permanent residents and individuals on non-student visas (including the H-1B visa) are not eligible to enroll in the USD International Health Insurance plan.

Please refer to the Office of International Students and Scholars Health Insurance Policy for in-depth information on the USD health insurance requirement for international students.

Fall 2019 Waiver Deadline: Friday, September 13, 2019

  • F-1 Students: How to waive the USD health insurance requirement
  • J-1 Students: How to waive the USD health insurance requirement
  • Are You Planning to Study Abroad?