ISIC United States

Insurance Information

To be eligible for an ISIC/ITIC travel insurance plan you must provide proof of your full-time student or teacher status. If applying for an IYTC card, you must provide proof of age for IYTC insurance coverage. 

Our ISIC/ITIC/IYTC Basic plan fulfil requirements for most study abroad organizations. Our ISIC/ITIC/IYTC Premium plan offers an upgraded level of coverage to provide the peace of mind that you need.

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***ISIC travel insurance policies are temporarily off sale whilst we renew the insurance plans. Watch this space for the new policies which include cover for domestic travel within the USA! If you purchased travel insurance or an ISIC card from us before June 30, 2019, not worry, your policy still applies.***

ISIC/ITIC/IYTC Basic Plan - $25

Protect yourself with the ISIC Basic Travel Insurance policy. This is the lower level of cover that protects you for things like medical expenses, baggage and travel delay, so you can go on your trip with peace of mind that most of the essentials are covered.

2018 ISIC Basic Policy (pdf)


ISIC/ITIC/IYTC Premium Plan - $99

The cover for those who like to make sure they're properly covered. The ISIC Premium Travel Insurance policy covers everything included in the Basic Plan, plus baggage loss/theft, trip interruption and more!

2018 ISIC Premium Policy (pdf)

ISIC/ITIC/IYTC Explorer Plan - $199 (No longer available starting March 1, 2019)

The ISIC Explorer Travel Insurance policy is meant for explorers (clue's in the name). As the highest level of coverage, this policy covers everything included in Basic and Premium, plus baggage loss/theft, theft when withdrawing from an ATM, sports like zip lining, trekking and sailing, and more! The perfect choice for protecting yourself and your trip.*

2018 ISIC Explorer Policy (pdf)


Are there any restricted destinations, in which insurance coverage would not apply?
Visit to check the current travel advisory for the country you are visiting. Please note that coverage is not provided within countries displaying a level 4 travel advisory. If you are unsure whether the destination you are travelling is covered, please contact STA Travel for assistance. 

*PLEASE NOTE that the Explorer level of coverage is not valid for sale in the following U.S. states: New York, Washington, Massachusetts, Maryland, and South Dakota.

Maximum age is 71 years of age for all levels of coverage.

Who Can I Contact About my Insurance?
For Medical Emergencies, please contact GBG Assist - 24 hours a day, 7 days per week. US/Canada Toll Free: 1-866-914-5333. Worldwide Collect: 1-905-669-4920

How do I make a claim?
Go to and click on forms under 'Our Solutions'. Complete the travel claim form under 'Claims Forms'. Send completed form along with proof of travel to:

Online Claims Submissions:
Mail: 27422 Portola Parkway, Suite 100, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610 USA
Fax: 949-271-2330

Did you book insurance with us before December 30, 2017?
 Click here for more information.