J-1 Student Visa Status Holders

J-1 students and their J-2 dependents are required to have insurance which meets all mandatory requirements set forth by the United States Department of State and the University.

  • J students MUST enroll their J-2 dependent(s) in their plan or in a private insurance plan which meets all U.S. Department of State federal regulations and University requirements.
  • J students enrolling their J-2 dependent(s) in the LSU Student Medical Health Insurance Plan MUST submit the "Spring / Summer 2016 Insurance Request Form" to IS, 101 Hatcher Hall, on Friday, February 5, 2016 by the close of business at 4:30 PM (absolute deadline date. No exceptions.) Form is available at the front desk of IS, 101 Hatcher Hall, or may be downloaded here.
  • J students with private medical health insurance plans, please open this link: Private Medical Health Insurance Option.
  • It is your responsibility to check your fee bill and/or to inquire with the ISO at the beginning of the Spring 2016 semester to determine if your submitted form was received.