Frequently Asked Questions


Purdue University requires all international students, regardless of visa status, insurance policy type, or number of credit hours taken, to participate in a University-sponsored medical insurance plan or to obtain an approved waiver of coverage. 

You will be able to apply for a waiver during the following enrollment periods:

Fall Semester: 07/01/2024 at 8AM ET - 09/03/2024 at 5PM ET

Spring/Summer Semester: 12/01/2024 at 8AM ET - 02/01/2025 at 5PM ET