Posts Tagged ‘study abroad insurance’

Why Study Abroad

Friday, March 9th, 2012

With international travel becoming more convenient students that want to study abroad are making their dream become a reality. In the 2009/2010 academic year there were 270,604 US students that studied abroad for academic credit. This was a 3.9 percent increase from the previous year according to the Open Doors report. Although the number of [...]

 

Study Abroad Health Insurance for Thailand

Monday, October 10th, 2011

With its beautiful beaches, lush jungles, exotic culture, rich history and delicious food, Thailand is known as a great vacation destination of the world. While these reasons bring many tourists, the same reasons also bring many students seeking an exciting and unique study abroad experience as well. It is important to keep in mind that [...]

 

How to complete International Student Health Insurance online application

Friday, July 1st, 2011

Today we launched a new online application for our International Student Health Insurance plan. The new online tool now allows you to get a free quote and apply for the Student Secure Smart, Budget or Select level using the same link. You no longer have a different application link to apply for the Smart level [...]

 

Study Abroad Insurance

Monday, June 27th, 2011

It’s summer time and that may mean that you are planning to take a few months to study abroad. For others, this may mean a relaxing break just in time to start anew for the next school year. If you plan to study abroad in the Fall or Spring semester, it is not too early [...]

 

What’s the difference between insurance deductible, coinsurance, and copay?

Saturday, June 4th, 2011

Many people are confused about the differences between an insurance deductible, co-pay and coinsurance. What are they and how do they differ from each other? In short, all three represent the portion of the medical bill that you are responsible for in case you get sick or injured – otherwise known as out-of-pocket expenses. However, [...]

 

Choosing which College to Study Abroad in

Friday, April 29th, 2011

When you are planning your study abroad, you would no doubt have to make a decision on where you want to go and which college or university to attend. Many of the factors that would help you determine which college is right for you is similar to that of choosing your college at home. The [...]

 

Preparing for your study abroad trip

Friday, February 18th, 2011

So you did your research for your ideal study abroad program and for international scholarship opportunities, and now you’ve picked where you want to go. That’s great! But now what? Study abroad usually involves more than just picking your school, paying the plane ticket and school tuition. Early preparation is essential and will save you [...]

 

Political Emergency Evacuation Insurance

Friday, February 4th, 2011

After the recent political unrest in Egypt and Tunisia, we thought it would be important to mention political evacuation insurance plans. Political turmoil in a country can cause problems for many people around the worlds not just for those living in the country. What if you are in a foreign country traveling or studying abroad [...]

 

Health insurance for Chinese students studying abroad

Friday, December 4th, 2009

Chinese students make up a large portion of students studying abroad.  Health insurance is often times a big concern as most countries, colleges and Universities require that international students have it. The Atlas Travel Series is an excellent choice for health insurance for Chinese students studying abroad.  The Atlas Travel Series provides coverage to students [...]

 

Student Secure- A popular solution for Study Abroad students

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

There are many countries that are becoming more popular destinations for Study Abroad programs. For example, Finland, Spain, Italy, France, and the UK are hot spots for international studies and health insurance is also requirement for most of these counties. The Student Secure plan has become an ideal solution for many these students. Student Secure [...]