International Student Medical Health Insurance Information
Medical Health Insurance Enrollment and Charges for 2013 - 2014
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR 2013 - 2014
*PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE UNITED STATES HEALTH CARE SYSTEM INVOLVES PAYMENT OF PREMIUMS FOR INSURANCE COVERAGE IN ADDITION TO OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES PER DOCTOR'S VISIT, ACCIDENT AND/OR INJURY. THE UNITED STATES DOES NOT HAVE A SOCIALIZED HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND INSURANCE COVERAGE IN THE UNITED STATES CAN BE EXPENSIVE.
*The LSU Medical Health Insurance Plan is AIG EDUCATIONAL MARKETS. Please click on this below to review their website: AIG EDUCATIONAL MARKETS.
FALL 2013 SEMESTER:
It is mandatory that all non-immigrant international students who hold F and J visa statuses have health insurance which is acceptable to the University.
This includes part-time and full-time registration. Under LSU Student Accident & Sickness Insurance Plan (SASIP), students with F visa status and J visa status will be automatically charged $693.00 which includes a repatriation/medical evacuation fee. Please note that the 2013-2014 insurance premiums have changed. This charge provides students with medical health insurance coverage from August 14, 2013 through January 5, 2014.
(a) Non-immigrant international students with visa status other than F and J.
(b) Students who are registered as Degree Only (DO) for Fall 2013.aaaaaaaa aaaaaa
(c)Students on Optical Practical Training (OPT: F-1) or Academic Training who are not enrolled for
PLEASE REVIEW THE LINKS BELOW:
PLEASE REVIEW IMPORTANT INSURANCE MATTERS BELOW:
· AIG Educational Markets will mail out permanent insurance cards to students this Fall 2013 semester using their Baton Rouge home address listed on their MyLSU account (please keep address updated in your MyLSU account.) A TEMPORARY insurance card may be downloaded from this link: www.lsustudentinsurance.com Select “Temporary ID Card” from ID Card drop down menu found under “ID Card & Forms”
· Again, all F and J visa holders who want LSU's Student Accident and Sickness Insurance Plan should not select the plan via MyLSU or on line. THIS WILL CAUSE ERRORS ON YOUR FEE BILL. You will be automatically billed for insurance on your fee bill each and every semester you are enrolled in courses at LSU. Additions for dependents must be done through International Services Office(ISO) (Insurance Request Form).
INSURANCE FORMS AVAILABLE BELOW:
This page was last updated, July 30, 2013