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Health and Insurance

All international students at Edgewood College are required to be enrolled in a health insurance policy for the duration of their program. The U.S. Healthcare System functions differently than many other countries, so it is important to understand the policy you are enrolled in and how to maximize benefits. We strongly encourage all international students to utilize these resources to better understand the U.S. system and they best ways to navigate it.

Overview of the US Healthcare System for International Students
This short video is an indispensable guide for any international students looking to study in the USA.

Emergency Care
Steps to take if you are experiencing an emergency.

Healthcare Facilities
Explanation of healthcare facilities including Edgewood's Health Center and the differences between Emergency Rooms and Urgent Care.

Health Insurance
Specific Policy Information including: WPS, ISEP Exchange and SACM

 

What's Happening

 

November 23- 26

Thanksgiving Holiday (College Closed- CGE Closed)

December 11- 15

Final Exams

December 22 - January 1

Winter Holiday (College Closed - CGE Closed)

January 26

Fall 2018 & AY 2018-2019 Study Abroad Application Deadline

March 12-16

Spring Break (CGE Open)

March 23

Summmer 2018 Study Abroad Application Deadline / FLP Summer 2018 Form Deadline

March 30 - April 2

Easter Holiday (College Closed - CGE Closed)

April 6

Faculty-Led Program and Scholarship Deadline for Fall 2018 / Winter 2019 Travel (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Cambodia)

April 13

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 1 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 20

Pre-Departure Orientation Session 2 (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)

April 13

Scholarship Application Deadline (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019) 
Spring 2019 Program and Scholarship Application Deadline
Semester Form Deadline  (Summer and Fall 2018, Year 2018-2019)