Out-of-country medical insurance when travelling on University business is an eligible expense if not covered by the University’s supplemental health plan. The original paper receipt or printed electronic invoice is required.


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Consult the link below to see what coverages are available to you through McGill.  Please ensure you have adequate emergency travel health insurance if not covered under McGill's Supplemental Health program.

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McGill’s Risk Management and Insurance Unit strongly recommend the purchase of both 3rd Party Liability and Collision/Loss Damage Waiver insurance from the rental company

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The purchase of airfare cancellation insurance is recommended and reimbursable by the University

Important notice for international travelers

The Government of Canada provides essential information on travel health risks and preventive measures to keep you safe during your travels. It is important to review the Travel website of Canada each time before you book your travels. Under Travel Health Notices the Public Health Agency of Canada outline potential health risks to Canadian travelers and recommend ways to help reduce them.


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