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extended Health and Dental plan

Health and Dental Plan Change-of-Coverage Period

Changes to your extended health and dental plan can only be made during the Change-of-Coverage period from August 23, 2021 until September 29, 2021
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Please see the Studentcare COVID-19 FAQ, or use the online automated medical assistance tool CHLOE by dialogue.

2021-2022 Academic Year

For details about your extended Health and Dental coverage, please visit:, you can call: 1-877-795-4427 (or 1-236-766-2652)

Please be sure to read through our Health & Dental Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s).

To help University of British Columbia Okanagan students pay for the health services they need, the SUO has partnered with StudentCare in order to provide students with extended health and dental coverage.  The Plan is designed specifically for students to cover many services not covered by the Medical Services Plan for BC residents and other basic healthcare programs.

Coverage begins September 1st, 2021 and lasts until August 31st, 2022 for students enrolled in both fall and winter semesters.  If you were enrolled in courses and assessed the extended Health and Dental fees in January – April 2021, you still have coverage up until August 31st 2021.
For more details about our extended Health & Dental Plan, please visit, or call 1-877-795-4427 (or 1-236-766-2652).


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MSP is BC’s provincial health insurance plan. Anyone living in BC for six months or longer (including international students) is required by law to enrol in MSP and pay the plan’s premiums.  > more…

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