Activate Your Coverage

You must activate your International Health Insurance Plan in order to use your health insurance card, and make claims.

 

Please follow the following steps to activate your coverage:

Access Minerva ⇒ Student⇒ International Student Health Insurance Coverage Form and select Confirm coverage from the drop-down menu.

From August 1 for returning and newly-admitted students in the Fall semester.
From December 1 for newly-admitted students in the Winter semester*
From April 1 for newly-admitted students in the Summer semester.

Doing this will allow you to pick up your health insurance card upon arrival at Service Point Downtown campus or Student Services at Macdonald campus.

Students can activate their coverage on Minerva as of August 1st and pickup their IHI card at Service Point once the coverage has been activated. The IHI coverage becomes effective on September 1st.*

*New students get 2 complimentary weeks of coverage (beginning August 15th) if they are in Canada before September 1st.