International Student Coverage
Experience, travel – these are an education in themselves.
Coverage doesn’t have to be complicated.
GBG understands the challenges members face when they choose to embark on an international study program. With 40 years of experience in specialty international insurance, working with us means working with a team of experts who are well-versed in the international education segment.
GBG student insurance offers a portfolio of products to meet the requirements of students, faculty, and administrators participating in an education program in North America or across the globe.
From enrollment to program completion, GBG strives to keep the insurance process as simple and straightforward as possible, while providing members with the comprehensive coverage and services they need.
Who we cover.
GBG offers a full portfolio of insurance plans designed to meet the needs of the education market:
- International college students
- Exchange students and scholars
- Optional Practical Training (OPT)
- U.S. language school or summer/winter camp attendees
- Cultural exchange program participants
- International faculty and administrators
- Education agents
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World-class coverage and service.
Plan benefits custom designed with competitive pricing
Coverage and services that meet or exceed client expectations and visa requirements
Coverage where and when you need it.
24/7 in-house multilingual customer service
A preferred provider network in the U.S. with 6,000 hospitals and 1.1 million providers
Telehealth access available
Dedicated account manager and sales executive
Expert customer service and claims staff, specializing in student plans
In-house claims processing
Easy online and mobile access.
Group administrative portal
Member portal to access online claims, submission forms, and provider directory
Mobile app for members to access their member ID cards
International Student Health Plans
GBG offers a full portfolio of international student insurance plans. Whether you are looking for a comprehensive plan or cost-effective benefit levels, we have a solution. GBG has researched the waiver requirements of hundreds of universities and pre-selected the most appropriate plans for each school. Plans are available for:
- International student medical (mandatory and voluntary)
- Exchange and scholar programs
- Optional practical training (OPT)
- Short-term accident
- Intercollegiate sports
- Repatriation and medical evacuation
Are you an international student studying at a U.S. institution?
Cultural Exchange Health Plans
GBG health plans address the increasingly complex needs of the international education sector. Whether you are participating in a high school cultural exchange or work exchange program in the U.S., we have a plan designed just for you. Our plans meet or exceed U.S. visa requirements.
Whether you are looking for a comprehensive plan or cost-effective benefit levels, we have a solution. GBG has researched the waiver requirements of hundreds of U.S. universities and pre-selected the most appropriate plans for each school. Individual plans are also available for students and scholars on J-1 visas, students participating in Optional Practical Training, and visitors to the United States.
GBG International Student Group plans offer universities, colleges, and other educational organizations a portfolio of products to meet the requirements for international students visiting the United States on an F, J, or M visa.
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Plans for humanitarian workers to multinational companies. Expatriates to third-country nationals. Government agencies to NGOs. GBG helps ensure they can focus on the work at hand, not the insurance.