Why Choose CISI?

Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI) is the leading provider of study abroad and international student insurance coverage. Since 1992, we have insured over 1 million international students and cultural exchange participants worldwide. Our relationships with financially stable insurance carriers, all rated A or better by A.M. Best, permit us to provide you with wide-ranging coverage your require at affordable prices.

Our participants travel to more than 100 countries annually - from Costa Rica, to Italy, to Brazil, to Egypt, to China, to the United States and more. Our own international and sister offices give CISI direct connections in the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, South Africa, and Australia.

CISI's comprehensive plan design provides you with all the coverage and security you will need while traveling abroad including:

  • 24-hour emergency crisis support with multilingual representatives
  • Medical evacuation and repatriation of remains
  • Payments in foreign currencies
  • Foreign hospital guarantees
  • Consulate letters for help in obtaining visas
  • Coverage provided for independent travel
  • Benefits payable at 100% of costs with no messy co-payments to worry about
  • Extremely affordable premiums

So no matter where you choose to study, travel, visit or tour, we’ve got you covered.

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