The University has various insurance plans for students of different status to provide protection for illness, accidents and travel.  If students have change in status, such as from local to non-local, they should consult Scholarships & Financial Aid Office (Rm 5016, 5/F, via lift 3) for further information and advice.

Details of student insurance are categorized by the following type:
A. For All Students
Group Personal Accident Insurance for All Students
Insurance for Student Activities
Optional Travel Insurance Plan for Student Activities/ Internships
Travel Insurance for All HKUST Exchange-out Students
B. For Local Students
Optional Hospital & Surgical Benefits Plan
C. For Non-local Students
Compulsory Medical Insurance Scheme for Non-local full-time Degree-seeking Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students
Travel Insurance for Ex-change-in/ Visiting/ Short Program Students
Use of Personal Data
Personal data of students will be provided to the insurance company as and when required and necessary for enrolment and/or claim processes in the insurance plans, including students' full name, date of birth, sex, email address, Student ID Number, and study program.