Student Insurance Quotes in Canada
If you are an international student planning on studying in Canada or a Canadian student going to study abroad, making sure you have the right student travel insurance coverage is important. If you get ill while you are studying or require emergency medical treatment, you want to ensure that you’re able to get the medical treatment that you need. Our BIG Insurance Brokers can help you get the student health insurance that you need to make sure you’re covered while you’re away from home.
What is Student Travel Insurance?
Studying abroad is a fun and exciting adventure but it can also be a little unpredictable. There are so many new factors to consider from a difference in culture, language barrier and medical system. It’s important to be prepared by getting an student health insurance plan before you go. This will protect your finances against any unexpected medical costs.
Insurance for Canadian Students Studying Abroad
If you are a Canadian student moving to a different province or a different country for your education, you’ll need to make sure you have a International Student Health Insurance plan. In fact, most schools will require you to have a medical insurance plan prior to starting your classes.
If you are studying out of province, your governmental health insurance plan will likely need to be supplemented as several costs will not be covered. Protect your finances by ensuring you have the student travel insurance to cover any unexpected medical costs.
Insurance for International Students Studying in Canada
If you’re an international student coming to study in Canada, you should know that you will have to get your own International Student Health Insurance plan to cover you while you are over here. It can be very expensive to pay for medical and dental treatments in Canada. Without International Student Health Insurance, you’ll be required to cover the costs which can get very costly.
What Does Student Travel Insurance Cover?
Your student travel insurance plan cannot be a traditional travel insurance plan as oftentimes these have limits on the length of trip. Our BIG Brokers work with a number of Insurance Providers who will be able to get you coverage for the duration of your studies.
Although coverage amounts and types vary for each provider, these are the types of coverage you may be able to get:
- Emergency medical care
- Medical follow-up in Canada
- Trip cancellation
- Trip interruption
- Emergency dental
- Emergency repatriation
We suggest talking to a Billyard Insurance Broker who will take the time to understand your requirements and budget. We will shop and arrange the coverage on your behalf - so one less thing on your to-do list!
How Much Does Student Travel Insurance Cost?
Student travel insurance can vary in costs. There are a number of factors that may be taken into consideration when providing you a price for your insurance premium. These include: length of trip, age of student, location of student and any pre existing medical concerns. One thing is for certain, the cost of your student travel insurance is nothing compared to the cost of emergency medical services should you need them.
How Do I Get Student Travel Insurance with Billyard Insurance Group?
Let us help you get you student travel insurance before you embark on this new adventure! Contact us by phone or using our online form to begin your quote. Think BIG. We’ve got your back.