In this issue: new plan updates, summer break insurance, mental health, sexual assault awareness, prescriptions and more!

International Student Insurance Newsletter

May 2019 - Issue #5

The year is flying by and graduation is just around the corner. For the new graduates, congratulations! In preparation for summer, we want to remind you to extend or renew your existing insurance plan. If you don’t have one or your school plan will terminate once you graduate, we have a few options for you in this newsletter. Have a great summer!

Team at International Student Insurance


Fresh New Updates For International Students

Improving our insurance plans helps us serve you better. Check out our updated plans for current students, OPT students or anyone traveling abroad for leisure or work:

Atlas Travel

  • New benefit for a lost or stolen passport or travel visa
  • Lost checked luggage and personal liability coverage increased
  • 100% coinsurance inside the US

Patriot Travel

  • New benefits added like emergency eye exam and natural disaster evacuation
  • Coverage increased for emergency reunion, political evacuation and repatriation, and personal liability
  • New PPO network in the US - United Healthcare Network

Student Secure

  • Budget level has increased coverage for mental health
  • Select level now offers coverage for repatriation of remains up to $50,000
  • The Elite level has a higher policy maximum - $5,000,000

Be sure to check our website for a complete list of benefits and limits for each plan.

Insurance for Summer Break

The days are getting warmer and summer break is right around the corner! As you start to pack your sunglasses and swimsuits for your upcoming vacation, don’t forget to also purchase travel health insurance. Our Atlas Travel plan is a great option, often costing less than $1 per day.

Student Pages: Mental Health and Sexual Assault

International Student Insurance just launched two hot topic pages for international students:

Emotional & Mental Health Awareness for International Students.
This page talks about how to maintain your emotional wellness, and is filled with videos, tips and hotlines to help!

Sexual Assault Awareness & Safety Explained for International Students
This page has some important information about consent, how to help your friends, and what to do in case a sexual assault does happen.

How to Get Free or Low Priced Prescriptions

Medication in the United States can be quite costly, and it is not unusual to spend hundreds of dollars for just one medication. Depending on the prescription, though, there may be another way that can save you money! Check out our recent blog that will give you tips on how you can find medication for less, or even for free!

Customer Service For You

At International Student Insurance, we are committed to help you understand our products and how to navigate healthcare in the US and internationally. We offer customer service in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic. We also offer many ways to contact us:
224 First Street, Neptune Beach, FL 32266