University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP)
Definitions of the different student type under UHIP program
Learn more about your UHIP premium and general provisions by selecting the student category that fits you best.
Regular student registered in a degree program
International students and Canadian students returning from abroad who are not covered by a provincial health insurance.
Student on an exchange involving course work or internship
A student from a partner university taking part in an exchange at the University of Ottawa. The exchange is based on an agreement between the student's home university and the host university (in this case, the University of Ottawa)
Student studying at the Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute (OLBI)
A student who has received permission from the University to register for undergraduate courses in order to receive university credits but who is not seeking an undergraduate degree, certificate or diploma from the University.
Visiting student researcher
A student who is completing a research internship at the University of Ottawa who comes from another educational institution (Canadian or foreign).
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