International Student Medical Insurance

Boston University International Student Insurance

General Information

Boston University, located in Boston, Massachusetts, was established in 1839. It opened as a Methodist theological school in Vermont but moved to Boston in 1867. It was one of the first higher-education institutions in the U.S. to admit African-American and international students, and the first in Massachusetts to award degrees to women. Helen Magill White was the first woman in the United States to receive a Ph.D. upon her graduation in 1877. Today, BU enrolls almost 35,000 students and counting each year. The school’s colors are scarlet and white, and its athletic nickname is the terriers.

On Campus

Professional programs at BU include the School of Law, the School of Medicine, the Goldman School of Dental Medicine, and the School of Management. The Mugar Memorial Library, the main library on campus, has about 1.9 million volumes and in its archives houses the papers of composer Franz Liszt, former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt, and poet Robert Frost. The school also operates campuses in London, England; Los Angeles, California; Paris, France; Washington, D.C.; and Sydney, Australia. 

In 1876, Boston University researcher Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone in a laboratory on campus. Today, notable research initiatives include the Center for Computational Science, which houses the SGI/Cray Origin2000 parallel supercomputer, and the Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering.

Notable Alumni

Some noteworthy Boston University alumni include Martin Luther King, Jr.; U.S. Congresswoman Barbara Jordan; actresses Faye Dunaway, Marisa Tomei, Julianne Moore, and Rosie O’Donnell; podcaster Marc Maron; journalists Bill O’Reilly and Howard Stern; and poet Anne Sexton.

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You cannot find a lower price anywhere for the same product.

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Why purchase insurance from Insubuy®?

Same Price. Better Service.®

There are many advantages in purchasing from Insubuy® and no disadvantages.

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Visiting USA?

Healthcare costs are very high in the U.S.

Buy U.S. based visitors insurance and enjoy your trip.

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Traveling abroad?

Did you know that your insurance may not cover you abroad or that it may only provide limited coverage?

Purchase travel medical insurance that includes emergency medical evacuation.

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New immigrant to USA?

You are not eligible to enroll in Medicare for the first 5 years.

Purchase new immigrant medical insurance to bridge the gap.

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Going on a vacation?

You could lose your non-refundable trip costs if you had to cancel your trip.

Buy a trip cancellation insurance package plan and be worry-free.

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Are you an exchange visitor to USA?

The U.S. Department of State requires all J visa holders to purchase compliant insurance.

Buy J visa medical insurance to meet your requirements.

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Traveling to Europe?

Schengen countries require most non-US citizens to purchase Schengen visa insurance.

Make an instant purchase online and get instant visa letter.

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Traveling frequently throughout the year?

You don't need to purchase travel insurance for every trip.

Purchase annual multi trip travel insurance for your travels.

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International student in the U.S.?

Most schools require international students to purchase health insurance.

Purchase international student health insurance that meets most school requirements.

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