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Insurance Information for International Students

  1. When does my coverage start?

  2. Can I use Boynton Health before my coverage starts?

  3. What will my vaccines cost with or without insurance?

  4. Where can I find a full list of services covered?

  5. Why do I need insurance?

  6. What if I can't afford insurance?

  7. What is a deductible?

  8. What is a co-payment?

  9. What is coinsurance?

  10. I have seen less expensive health insurance plans than the University plan online. Why can't I purchase one of those plans?

  11. Aren't all health plans essentially the same?

  12. What is a pre-existing condition exclusion?

  13. What does "out of pocket" mean?

  14. What is a lifetime maximum benefit?

Q1: When does my coverage start?

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Q2: Can I use Boynton Health before my coverage starts?

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Q3: What will my vaccines cost with or without insurance?

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Q4: Where can I find a full list of services covered?

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Q5: Why do I need insurance?

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Q6: What if I can't afford insurance?

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Q7: What is a deductible?

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Q8: What is a co-payment?

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Q9: What is coinsurance?

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Q10: I have seen less expensive health insurance plans than the University plan online. Why can't I purchase one of those plans?

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Q11: Aren't all health plans essentially the same?

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Q12: What is a pre-existing condition exclusion?

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Q13: What does "out of pocket" mean?

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Q14: What is a lifetime maximum benefit?

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Do you have questions about medical requirements and immunizations?

Read the most frequently asked questions from international students about medical requirements and immunizations. Get answers to general medical questions, and mental health information.

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Boynton Health

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Minneapolis, MN, 55455

P: 612-625-8400 | F: 612-625-1434