All students must have international health insurance that covers possible injury and medical treatment during the program. Proof of Insurance must be submitted up to 2 weeks before the start of the program via the online application form. The document should include the information as follows:

  • Name of the insured
  • Period of coverage
  • Place of coverage

Failure to provide the document will result in termination of participation/enrollment in HISS. Korean nationals who are already covered by the national health insurance should provide a copy of 의료보험증. For those who did not purchase the insurance, we encourage you to search online on home country travel insurance websites or to use the link below(“Purchase Insurance”).

Deadline of Insurance Submission

  • Session A: December 9, 2022
  • Session B: January 13, 2023
Accidental Death 50,000,000 KRW
Disability Resulting from an Accident 50,000,000 KRW
Medical Expenses in Korea: Hospitalization 10,000,000 KRW
Medical Expenses in Korea: Outpatient 250,000 KRW
Medical Expenses in Korea: Prescribed Medication 50,000 KRW
Death From Illness 10,000,000 KRW
Personal Liability 10,000,000 KRW
Medical Evacuation / Repatriation 10,000,000 KRW
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