Medical insurance for Korean students in the US or US students in Korea

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Korean students in the US

  • Currently over 58,000 Korean students are enrolled in US universities
  • They account for over 5% of all international students in USA

Why buy student insurance?

A large number of Korean students come to the United States for their university education. In the United States, students need proper medical insurance coverage given the expensive health care system here. Students should buy International F1 visa medical insurance while outside Korea as long as they are registered in a school, college or university and are on a valid student visa.

Insurance for international (F1 visa) students in the US

  • Korean students in the US need good student insurance coverage while studying here.
  • US universities offer student insurance plans, however these plans are expensive when compared to student plans on our website.
  • The student plans offered here are comparable in coverage to University plans and are very popular with international students.
  • We will help in completing the insurance waiver form as required by some universities.
  • Groups of 2 or more students enrolled in a university can We will help in completing the insurance waiver form as required by some universities. "GROUP INSURANCE QUOTES"
  • Student group insurance prices are cheaper than individual student plans.

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The students must be pursuing their education outside their home country
 
US Students abroad
International Students in the United States
 
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  • Deductible
  • Incidental home country 15 days per three months
  • $5k coverage for sports
  • Maternity   Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage available

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  • Deductible
  • Incidental home country 15 days per three months
  • $5k coverage for sports
  • Maternity   80% covered
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months

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  • Deductible
  • Incidental home country up to a cumulative 14 days
  • $5k coverage for sports
  • Maternity   Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months

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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions covered with creditable coverage
  • Preventive care services available

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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • $5k (high school sports)
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • $5k pre-existing conditions coverage for US citizens only
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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months
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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • $5k coverage for sports
  • Maternity  80% covered for maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months
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  • Plan Maximum $1,000,000
  • Deductible $25
  • $5k coverage for sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months
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Insurance for International Students (F1 Visa)

International students often purchase their health insurance in the University. While this is most popular and convenient, it is often expensive. The plans offered on our website are cheaper and provide comparable coverage. You can compare the plans that we offer by getting quotes which also shows the coverage details. We can facilitate getting the insurance waiver form completed if required by your college.

These plans are also available for international students with M1 Visa taking part in vocational or technical training.

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  • Student Secure Select, Patriot Exchange and Student Health Advantage Platinum do not provide coverage for wellness/routine and preventive care services.
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  • Deductible $50
  • Mental  Mental health
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Covers one physical exam

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  • Deductible
  • Mental  Mental health
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Includes Mental health

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  • Deductible
  • Mental  Mental health
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months
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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible $100
  • Mental  Mental health
  • Sports
  • Maternity  Maternity
  • Plan cover for dependents, Sports, can be purchased for J2 only Know More
  • Plan Maximum $50,000
  • Deductible $0
  • Great coverage for a great price.

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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible $100
  • Plan can be purchased even if the F1 visa or J1 visa holder is not covered under this plan. Know More
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  • Deductible $0
  • Always eligible for purchase no matter what age and how long a person has been in the US Know More

Insurance coverage for F2 or J2 Visa holders

Spouse and Childrens of F1 and J1 visa holders are issued the F2 and J2 visas respectively. While J1 visa holders have insurance requirements mandated by the US consulate, given the high health care costs in the US, it is prudent for F2 and J2 visa holders to also have proper insurance coverage.
  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • Great coverage for a great price.

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  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible $0
  • Always eligible for purchase no matter what age and how long a person has been in the US Know More
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  • Deductible
  • Pre-existing conditions coverage after 6 months, sports and maternity is also covered
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Plan options for students in OPT status

International students on the F1 visa are allowed to enroll for optional practical training(OPT). This allows students to work off campus, or work without being enrolled for coursework in the university. Since students in this OPT visa status are not enrolled in coursework, they will be ineligible for some student insurance plans. KNOW MORE
  • Plan Maximum
  • Deductible
  • $5,000 maximum per injury or illness medical expenses only
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  • Plan Maximum $1,000,000
  • Deductible
  • Provide Adventure Sports Rider upto $50,000 lifetime maximum.
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  • Plan Maximum Unlimited
  • Deductible
  • Sports related injuries are covered.

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Not on a F1 visa? Please review these other visa categories

J1 visa holders

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F2 dependents

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Tourist Visa

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J2 dependents

Insurance for Korean J2 visa dependants satisfying visa requirements

OPT Status within F1 visa

Insurance plans for Korean students on OPT status

Insurance for US Students in Korea

Insurance plans for US students studying in Korea

Is it too late to buy student travel insurance for Korea?

It's never too late to buy student travel insurance for Korea. The only time it is too late is if a person is already sick or injured. As long as the student is healthy, you can purchase a Korea student travel insurance to have coverage for future accident or illness. Compare and buy the best student travel insurance for Korea.


How much does student travel insurance cost for Korea?

The cost for the Korea student travel insurance varies depending on the age of the student and the duration of coverage required. The older the student the higher will be the cost. The longer the duration of Korea travel insurance required, the greater will be the cost. Our Korea student travel insurance quote comparison facility lists the travel insurance that satisfy your requirements comparing them based on price and benefit. Compare student travel insurance Korea and get free quotes online.


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Information for US students studying in Korea

A number of US students are choosing Korea for an international experience, and with good reason. South Korea has been one of the fastest growing economies in the last two decades, and has rapidly evolved to being of the high technology economies of the 21st century.

American students while studying in Korea should take care to buy good student health insurance. While the healthcare facilities in Korea match western standards, it is expensive if one does not have proper insurance.

Covered Benefits

Studying in an American university is a mind broadening experience. While the students step out of the home country to pursue education they need a special insurance coverage. These plans satisfy university requirements and cover the insured for hospitalization expenses, emergency medical evacuation, repatriation of mortal remains, and other student specific benefits.

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