Travel Insurance

UBC offers travel insurance for the students travelling abroad, for off-campus student research as well as business travel.

Student Travel -Doing Off Campus Research Accident Insurance – Automatic Coverage

An insurance plan which provides accident (not illness) coverage for UBC registered students while doing off-campus research on behalf of UBC, subject to policy terms and exclusions.

Who is covered under student travel – doing off campus research accident insurance?

  • All registered UBC students.

What is not covered under student travel – doing off campus research accident insurance?

  • Various coverage exclusions apply

How to make a claim under student travel- doing off campus research accident insurance?

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UBC Students Traveling Abroad Insurance – Optional Coverage

Note: All students that travel abroad on university activities are required to have travel and medical insurance.

What do I need to know for UBC students traveling abroad?

How can I obtain insurance for UBC students traveling abroad?

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Business Travel Insurance

Automatically covers injury sustained by an insured person, under the age of 70, during the course of a business trip authorized by UBC.

Who can be covered under business travel insurance?

  • Members of the Board of Governors
  • Members of the University Senate
  • Directors of UBC Properties Trust and UBC Properties Investment Ltd
  • Directors of UBC foundations
  • Employees of UBC
  • Volunteers who work on behalf of UBC

What is covered under business travel insurance?

  • Covers injury sustained by an insured person while traveling on a business trip authorized by UBC.

What is not covered under business travel insurance?

  • Various coverage exclusions apply.

How to make a claim under business travel insurance?

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