It is extremely important that you have adequate insurance while you are studying or interning overseas. Therefore, GlobaLinks Learning Abroad includes comprehensive international health insurance through HTH Worldwide, political security and natural disaster evacuation coverage with On Call International, and the Basic ISIC (International Student Identity Card) for all Semester/Year Abroad, Internship, and Short Course programs. These are included in the program fees for the Semester/Year Abroad, Internship, and Short Course programs and is mandatory for each program participant.
The comprehensive international health insurance, political security and natural disaster evacuation coverage, and the Basic ISIC are optional for students participating on our Degree and EuroScholars programs.
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Additional Health Insurance for Semester/Year Abroad and Degree Program in Australia & New Zealand
Students attending Semester/Year Abroad and Degree Programs in Australia and New Zealand will also be covered under a specific national health plan. These policies are commonly referred to as Overseas Student Health Coverage or OSHC.
These policies typically exclude mental illness, dental and vision coverage or pre-existing conditions, and do not cover health needs when traveling to other countries. This federally mandated coverage is major medical insurance within your host country. For additional information, please review the links following: