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Students at Chatham University are required to submit immunization, health and meningitis forms The university has required immunizations. It can be expensive to get these immunizations in the U.S. We recommend that you receive all your immunizations before coming to the U.S. If you have questions about these forms and the required immunizations, please contact the Health Services Office at

Health Insurance

All Graduate Students are required to have health insurance. International Graduate students (who are not governemnt sponsored) are required to have the university insurance.

The U.S. does not have national health care. Medical care in the U.S. can be very expensive. A visit to the doctor can cost $100 or more. To help with the high cost of health care, people purchase a health insurance plan.

The cost per semester is $775.

Our insurance policy is through UPMC Health Plan.

Please contact, Vivian Yamoah at or (412) 365-1267 with questions about international student insurance.

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