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 Tennessee Tech Student Insurance Plan offered by International Student Protection. The Tennessee Tech 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 Tennessee Tech 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: International Student Protection
Any questions about claims or coverage are best made directly to International Student Protection. by calling 1.877.738.5787.
Questions in regards to physicians or general inquiries about the Medical insurance with Tennessee Tech can be made directly to International Education by calling 931-372-3634.
- Students can not add medical insurance 30 days after any semester has begun.
If you have any additional coverage questions contact International Education at 931-372-3634