University of Pikeville

International Student Services
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5077


Health Insurance Options

For international students studying on an F-1 Visa, please note that health insurance is required by federal and state laws. Students must provide proof of health insurance to the UPIKE Office of International Student and Scholar Services upon arrival to campus.

If you already have a health insurance plan in your home country that will be valid in the U.S., provide a copy to the Office of International Student Services.

Effective dates of coverage should be as follows (per semester or school year)

Fall Semester – Semester runs from August to December yearly

Spring Semester – Semester runs from January to May yearly