If a student’s health insurance plan meets or exceeds the following University standards, they are eligible to opt out of T-SHIP and use their current plan.
Please note that these standards have not changed from the previous academic year but have been reworded for clarity.
International students in F-1 status sponsored by Tulane University and all international students in J-1 status sponsored by Tulane University must meet additional standards for adequate insurance.
These plans must also include:
Please note that the following plans do not typically meet standards for adequate insurance:
The Student Health Center is not an approved Medicaid provider; therefore, students with Louisiana Medicaid plans may need to plan ahead and locate healthcare providers outside of the Health Center.