Health Insurance for F1 and J1 Students

Health insurance is required of all F-1 and J-1 international students on a St. Thomas I-20 or DS-2019.

2019-2020 Information Coming Soon!

J-1 International Students
Students are automatically enrolled in the student health insurance plan.

F-1 International Students
Students with comparable health insurance coverage may submit a request to waive the St. Thomas-sponsored plan.

Students enrolled in the 2018-2019 plan can find plan information here.


If you have any questions regarding the Health Insurance Plan or waiver process, please the St. Thomas Student Health Insurance Office at 651-962-6752 or

University Disclaimer

All claims disputes are between the insured and the insurance company.  University of St. Thomas is not responsible for unpaid claims.

Overview of the U.S. Healthcare System