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IPO Office

phone: (208) 885-8984
fax: (208) 885-2859
ipo@uidaho.edu

Mailing address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1250
Moscow, ID 83844-1250

Physical address:
901 Paradise Creek Street
LLC Bldg. #3
Moscow, ID 83844-1250

F-1 Alternative Health Insurance Requirements

  • At least a $500,000 lifetime medical maximum benefit
  • Annual deductible not to exceed $500 per accident or illness
  • Co-payment amount not greater than 25 percent so that the insurance pays at least 75 percent of charges
  • Accident and illness coverage (to include maternity insurance for females)
  • Repatriation coverage of at least $7,500 (a type of life insurance whereby the deceased is returned to their home country)
  • Medical evacuation coverage of at least $10,000 (if the student should be too ill to attend school, this pays for the student to return to their home country)
  • Company must have a licensed claims office within the U.S. with a U.S. phone and fax number
  • Company must provide coverage in the Moscow, Idaho, area for emergency, nonemergency, outpatient and inpatient care, and mental health care
  • Health insurance must be purchased annually to be renewed at the beginning of each fall semester (spring semester arrivals must purchase until fall semester begins and renew annually from then on)
  • Must have athlete coverage if participating in club, intramural or NCAA Athletics