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International Student Program

Medical Insurance for F-1 Visa Students


All F1 international students at LACC are required to enroll in a medical insurance policy provided by the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD). 

Coverage Dates & Cost

FALL SEMESTER: August 15th - January 31, 2021            COST: $677.58

SPRING SEMESTER: February 1st - August 14, 2022         COST: $677.58

SUMMER SESSION:  May 15th - August 14, 2022             COST: $338.79

Insurance ID Card Upload & Mobile App
Sydney Health App Download Instructions & Demo

Students must download the Sydney Health app through Google Play or the App Store.  For more information click Sydeny Demonstration 

Demonstration Must be used with Google Chrome

 Sydney Health App Features           

With the Sydney Health app through Anthem Student Advantage, you have instant access to:

  • Your member ID card.
  • The Find a Doctor tool.
  • More information about your plan benefits.
  • Health tips that are tailored to you.
  • LiveHealth Online and 24/7 NurseLine.
  • Student support specialists
About Your Policy

Your medical provider is Anthem. Your Insurance Broker is Gallagher Insurance. For detailed information about your medical insurance policy's coverage, please visit the website of our medical insurance provider

*Please note that the fees for the medical insurance policy are subject to change without prior notice.


Do you have questions about your policy? Please contact Gallagher by calling 833-818-7090 or clicking EMAIL QUESTIONS

Understanding Health Insurance in the U.S.

The health care system in the U.S. is quite different than in most other countries. Please watch these useful videos for more information about your health care plan.

International Student Health - Click VIDEO
Using your insurance - Click VIDEO
Deductibles, Coinsurance and Copays: Click VIDEO