All international students at Highline College must have medical insurance. The insurance fee is charged when international students register for classes. Students will receive their insurance ID card at orientation.
Please note that payment does not guarantee coverage. ISP will verify medical insurance eligibility.
Highline College offers medical insurance for its international students at the following rate:
Click on the links below for more information on Highline health insurance:
For detailed information on what is covered under this insurance plan, please see http://fiiginsurance.com/pdf/HIGH.pdf (1.37MB .pdf).
Under the Highline policy, the office visit co-payment is $20 and the hospital or emergency room co-payment is $100. In the United States, it is common for people to go to a doctor's office (not a hospital) when they are sick. We do not usually go to the Emergency Room (also called the "ER"), unless it is a real emergency. The reason for this is simple: it is very expensive to go to the Emergency Room!
Keep these important facts in mind:
In an EMERGENCY
If you are unable to drive yourself, call 911 for an ambulance!
If you have any questions or concerns, please visit the ISP front desk or email INT@highline.edu.