Information for International Students
For the Winter 2021 semester, international students who continue to study remotely from their home countries MUST opt-out of the Foreign Health Insurance Plan provided by Guard Me and the GSU Dental Insurance provided by Green Shield Canada. To OPT OUT of the Guard Me insurance please use the form here: Guard Me OPT-OUT before January 25, 2021. Please visit IO Health Insurance page for more details. To opt-out of the GSU Dental Insurance, please use the form here: GSU OPT-OUT before February 1, 2021.
International students who will reside in Canada for the winter semester can enrol in the GSU Health & Dental plan. To obtain coverage under the GSU insurance plan (Greenshield Canada), international students will need to provide a valid MCP card and opt-out of the Foreign Health Insurance Plan (Guard Me) before the applicable deadline.
In order to enrol in the GSU Health & Dental plan, see details on the OPT-IN page. Please note that the February 1st, 2021 deadline for Greenshield Canada opt-in is firm.