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)
Tel: (416) 491-5050 ext. 22368
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.
Effective September 1, 2012, the International Student Medical Plan will be provided by Sun Life Financial. Please see the detailed announcement below. If you have any questions, please contact International Student Services in room D2000.
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.
Please visit: www.ismplan.com