Health Insurance and Emergency Medical Evacuation

The UF International Center (UFIC) requires that all study abroad students are covered by international health insurance with emergency medical evacuation while abroad. Please see enrollment policies for the different types of programs UF offers.

UF Sponsored Programs

All students who participate in a UF sponsored program will be covered by either Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI) or the insurance that our logistical partner might offer. The cost associated with this coverage is included in the program fee. For more information on CISI please click here for our International Insurance Policy. For students who are a studying on a semester program in Spain that is longer than 90 days, please click here for the International Insurance Policy for Spain.

Exchange Programs

All students who participate in a reciprocal exchange program will be enrolled in Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI). For more information on CISI please click here for our International Insurance Policy. The cost associated with this policy is $ 41 per month. For students who are a studying on a semester program in Spain that is longer than 90 days, please click here for the International Insurance Policy for Spain.

Non-UF Programs

Students who participate in selected approved non-UF programs that provide adequate insurance, will be covered through the program's insurance and not through UFIC. Below is a list of such providers whose policies meet UF requirements for health insurance. UF students going on these programs will not be enrolled in CISI.

  • AGE (Alliance for Global Education)
  • AIFS (American Institute for Foreign Study)
  • API (Academic Programs International)
  • ASA (Academic Studies Abroad)
  • Arcadia University
  • Institute for Study Abroad - Butler University (IFSA Butler)
  • CAPA International Education
  • CEA (Cultural Experiences Abroad)
  • CET Academic Programs
  • CISabroad
  • CIEE
  • DIS
  • Ed Abroad Network (AU, Asia and NZ programs)
  • FAU (Florida Atlantic University )
  • FGCU (Florida Gulf Coast University )
  • FIU (Florida International University)
  • FSU (Florida State University)
  • GSE (Global Student Experience)
  • IAU College
  • IES (International Education of Students)
  • ISA (International Studies Abroad)
  • SAI (Study Abroad Italy)
  • Semester at Sea
  • UCF (University of Central Florida)
  • UGA (University of Georgia)
  • UNF (University of North Florida)
  • USAC (University Studies Abroad Consortium)
  • USF (University of South Florida)
  • UWF (University of West Florida)

Students on non-UF programs that do not offer sufficient insurance will be enrolled in Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI). For more information on CISI please click here for our International Insurance Policy. For students who are a studying on a semester program in Spain that is longer than 90 days, please click here for the International Insurance Policy for Spain.