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Health Insurance

All international students have mandatory health insurance covered in their tuition fee.

For current international students who becomes part-time students for academic or personal reasons, or stays in Canada during a four month semester break, must obtain their own health insurance.


Health Insurance Coverage

Your health insurance includes services such as hospital and doctor services in Ontario, diagnostic laboratory and x-ray services, eye examinations, emergency services, and medically necessary dental care in hospital. The plan provides for doctor's services, and hospital ward accommodation.

Extended Supplementary Medical Insurance Plans can also be purchased by the student. It covers eligible drug expenses, services of specified practitioners, out-of-Canada coverage, and vision care.

Please contact International Student Services to get appropriate advice:

International Student Services Office (Rm. D2000)
Newnham Campus
Tel: (416) 491-5050(416) 491-5050 ext. 26491


International Student Emergencies

The International Student Services wants to be notified in the event an international student has an emergency. We have a 24 hour 'Emergency' phone number to notify Seneca staff and seek their assistance (416) 560-8306(416) 560-8306.


Are you Seneca Graduating Student?

Graduating students who are planning to work or travel in Canada after graduation can purchase emergency and hospital insurance plan.
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