As an international student in Canada, you have access to health insurance. If you ever fall ill or get into an accident and need medical aid, you will be covered for most services.
Durham College international students have two types of health insurance:
Morcare’s International Student Plan, otherwise known as the OHIP Alternative Plan, is basic health insurance, and covers things like:
2. Student VIP
Student VIP health insurance is provided by DC Students Inc. (DCSI) and helps in covering prescription drugs, extended health (vision, chiropractor, physiotherapy, etc.), dental, and emergency travel insurance. The extended coverage (Student VIP) does not cover every service 100%. Consult the website for more information on what is covered, and how to make claims.