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Smith College policy requires that all students in a degree program enrolled in at least 25 percent of full-time credits carry health insurance.

Student Injury & Sickness Insurance Plan

The Student Injury & Sickness Insurance Plan is a comprehensive policy offered by BlueCross BlueShield of Massachusetts. The policy provides inpatient and outpatient hospital services, mental health, diagnostic testing and lab services and other specialty benefits.


*Ada Comstock scholars who are regular employees of the college are not eligible.


Prescription medications are covered wiithin the plan limits with a three-tier structure for co-pays ($15/$30/$50).

How to use the College Insurance Plan for On and Off Campus Care


What is covered with the COLLEGE INSURANCE

Length of Plan

Students are covered under the student health insurance plan through the end of the policy year (including after a student graduates). There is no option to continue coverage after this policy terminates.

Students Off Campus, Traveling or Abroad

The Student Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan covers you during semester breaks, summer vacation and even if you're traveling or studying abroad. You'll be covered for the period for which you paid premium.

In addition to being covered for medical treatment and services, you will also be covered for Repatriation of Remains, Emergency Medical Expense Benefit and Travel Assistance Services through Scholastic Emergency Services (SES), the 24-hour worldwide assistance service.

All services must be arranged for in advance and provided by On Call International. Any services not arranged by SES will not be considered for payment.

Tips for Traveling

Study Abroad Accident and Sickness Insurance Program

Students, faculty and staff of a United States college or university who participate in a study abroad program may purchase the Study Abroad Accident and Sickness Insurance Program. Visit www.gallagherkoster.com for complete plan details and enrollment information.