International Student Health Requirements

Health Insurance

International Students are required to have Health Insurance coverage during their enrollment at Sacramento City College or any of the Los Rios District colleges. Registration holds are placed on all international students until proof of insurance is provided. Proof of insurance should be presented to the Health Services Office. Phone: (916) 558-2367. If an insurance plan other than Wells Fargo of California Insurance Services (http://studentinsurance.wellsfargo.com) is purchased, an insurance waiver form has to be filled out.

Information regarding other insurance options is also available from the Health Services Assistant.

Tuberculosis Screening

International students are required to have proof of Tuberculosis (TB) clearance before registering for classes at Sacramento City College or any of the Los Rios District colleges. Registration holds are placed on all international students until proof of TB clearance is provided. TB testing can be done in Health Services for $5. Please allow 3 to 4 days for the test results to be complete. Proof of TB clearance needs to be given to the SCC Health Services Office. Phone: (916) 558-2367.