All University of Michigan students traveling abroadon U-M Related Travel must be covered by GeoBlue health insurance. This insurance provides outstanding coverage for a wide range of conditions and events. Unless your department specifically indicates they are paying for your insurance, UM students must enroll and pay for the coverage themselves.
The insurance costs only $1.62 per day plus an additional one time $5 enrollment fee.
NOTE: All students, including GSIs, GSRAs, etc., must purchase this insurance. Regardless of employment status, graduate students are not covered under the University's faculty/staff insurance.
Additionally, there is no waiver or exemption process. All students traveling abroad on UM Related Travel must purchase this insurance.