Extended health and dental plans include coverage for some of the costs for vision care, dental care, prescription drugs, travel insurance, and other healthcare needs not covered by basic insurance. The plan includes Empower Me, a confidential counselling mental health line is available 24/7.
All full-time students who are registered for the Fall Semester and who are members of the Langara Student Union (LSU) are automatically enrolled into the LSU Health & Dental Plan. Students starting in January will need to self-enrol in the plan with the online application. Students starting in May are not eligible until the following September.
Membership to the LSU is part of the student fees paid by students in regular studies programs as well as diploma and post-degree programs. Students in Continuing Studies programs, including LEAP, will need to arrange for private insurance during their studies.
Visit Studentcare to apply in January, learn more about coverage, and make a claim.