International students! Studying abroad is a great adventure—but heading far away from home can also be intimidating. Before you take an exciting leap, read our recommendations to prepare. Also, if you have questions about studying abroad, we are here to help.
International Student Blog
Prepare yourself for an adventure overseas. Our blog contains everything from practical travel tips to inspiration for your next adventure. Start with these tips for international students heading into a new school year, then browse the rest of our articles.
The phone number located on your insurance wallet card connects you to a team of coordinators that are ready to answer questions about the insurance you carry. If you are sick or injured and need to see a doctor, this team will arrange the care you need. They can help in every situation—any time of the day or night. This includes a minor illness or a major accident!
Note: In the event of a medical emergency, call 911 first! Then call Intrepid 24/7 or have someone call on your behalf.
Getting sick isn’t fun and taking care of your health in a brand new place can be nerve-wracking. That’s why we’ve developed a series of helpful how-to guides. The guides will take you through the steps of seeing a doctor, submitting an insurance claim, and taking care of your mental health while working through the school year.
Feel confident about finding the health care you need while studying in Canada. Our Health Services page offers you two handy features: the Find a Doctor tool, which allows you to locate a health services professional close to you; and the Student Health & Wellness Assistance Program, which offers information about conditions and medications as well as facts about the Canadian health care system.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our Frequently Asked Questions page has the answers to your questions about our insurance plans, as well as what kind of health services you can expect to have access to. Get started by watching this video that tells you everything you need to know about your medical coverage.
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