J Health Insurance requirements

Current US regulations require all individuals having J-1 or J-2 status to carry health insurance meeting certain minimum levels, including:

If your sponsor does not provide insurance which meets these levels, you will be required to purchase Rensselaer's insurance policy, which does meet these requirements. Failure to maintain adequate medical insurance for yourself and/or your dependents while in the US will cause your program to be immediately terminated.

Last modified: Jun 29, 2015
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