Waivers for International Students - Students on CPT and OPT

Students on CPT (Curricular Practical Training)

Purdue's health insurance is required for all actively registered students on CPT.

 

Students on OPT (Optional Practical Training)

Pre-completion (have not yet graduated) OPT students who are degree seeking, registered are required to stay on Purdue University's insurance plan unless a waiver has been approved through the Student Insurance Office.

If you have graduated and insurance is not provided to you by your employer, you may be eligible to continue your Purdue University Student Insurance Plan for up to 90 days. You may contact the Student Insurance Office at 765-496-3998 or by email(student-insurance@purdue.edu)