If you choose to study in Australia at USQ, you will need to have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC). This is health insurance that provides cover for the costs associated with out of and in hospital medical treatment, pharmaceuticals and emergency ambulance assistance and transport. The Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) require all holders of a student visa to maintain OSHC during their entire stay in Australia.
Your OSHC membership is initiated by USQ and our preferred provider- OSHC Worldcare, when you return your acceptance of offer form with payment of:
You will receive additional information about your OSHC Worldcare membership during Orientation at USQ.
More information about Health Insurance - OSHC is available on the Student Services website.