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A State of Texas Resource for Understanding How to Find and Use Health Insurance


Student Health Plans

Ask if Your College Offers a Student Health Plan

Many colleges offer low-cost student health plans. Some schools require that you have health care coverage or may require it for study abroad programs. The following are some of the major Texas universities that offer student health coverage:

Just because your school offers a student health plan, doesn’t mean that plan is your only option. Compare the coverage offered by the student health plan to your other options to ensure the plan you choose will meet your needs.

Don’t confuse access to a student health clinic with health insurance. While you may be able to get a limited set of services as a student, without a health insurance policy, you’re not protected from health costs associated with an emergency room visit.

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