University Health Services

Health Insurance Requirement

The State of Massachusetts does NOT allow students to use insurance from non-U.S. insurance companies.

Full-time students will be automatically enrolled in the insurance plan at UMass in order to meet the State’s insurance requirements.

International students are NOT eligible to waive any part of the UMass student insurance.


Health Insurance Coverage

Visit the UHS website for complete information regarding the University Health Services (UHS) insurance coverage, as well as other services of the UHS.

Have questions? Contact UHS.


Required Immunizations

Massachusetts law requires certain immunization for college students before arriving at school. For more information, please visit the New Student Immunization Program.