Health Insurance

You are Required to have Health Insurance

All International Students are required to have Health and accident insurance during the time that they are in the U.S. Students may elect to purchase their own insurance coverage or purchase the TTU Student Insurance Plan offered by Pearce and Pearce, Inc. The TTU plan provides hospital, surgical, basic medical, supplementary medical, and catastrophic services as well as evacuation and repatriation. Students purchasing private insurance must purchase something equivalent to the TTU plan.


Details concerning this insurance are available at the time of registration. Insurance is also available for dependents if purchased within 30 days of their arrival in the U.S. Details of coverage, doctors and hospitals, forms and other information can be found on their website at: Pearce and Pearce, Inc.

Any questions about claims or coverage are best made directly to Pearce and Pearce, Inc. by calling 1-888-622-6001.

Questions in regards to physicians or general inquiries about the Medical insurance with TTU can be made directly to Mrs. Brenda Gentry at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

2012-2013 Medical Insurance Rate Schedule

Required Medical Insurance Coverage: International Basic and Major Medical Coverage for persons under 25 years old
  Annual Fall Spring/ Summer

Student (Under age 25)

$900 $388 $532

Student (age 25 to 34)

$1,026 $441 $605

Student (age 35 to 44)

$1,633 $696 $957

Student (age 45 and Over)

$2,039 $866 $1,193
Spouse (add) $2,190 $930 $1,280
Child (add) $1,330 $569 $781
IMPORTANT: You may only choose the ANNUAL option in the FALL Semester enrollment period.

Insurance Options