You ARE covered by BCITSA’s Extended Health & Dental Plan if…

  • You are a Full-time student AND in a program that is 16-weeks or longer
  • The cost of the plan is included when you pay your tuition/fees

You are NOT covered by BCITSA’s Extended Health & Dental Plan if…

You are a Part-time student and/or a student in the full-time program less than 16-weeks. If you enroll in a full-time applicable program in the future, you will automatically be on the plan when you are assessed in your registration fees. To obtain additional coverage, you have the following options:

  1. Optional coverage can be purchased through Manulife. Click here to learn more.
  2. BC Fair PharmaCare

BC Fair PharmaCare is a government program that covers a comprehensive list of prescription drugs and medical supplies.

  • Registration is FREE and there are no premiums
  • Both domestic and international students can register for PharmaCare
  • Coverage is based on your income from 2016. Click here to learn how your coverage is calculated.
  • You need an active Medical Services Plan (MSP) coverage AND a Social Insurance Number (SIN) to register
  • You only need to register once. Coverage will be adjusted automatically each year.
  • Information is available in a number of languages.

Kelsey Leung
Student Health Plan Administrator
604. 456. 8056   |

Policy Information

Claims Inquiries: 1.800.957.9777
Insurance Provider: Great-West Life
Plan Number: 330828
Policy Number: BCIT Student ID (substitute the letter “A” with “0”)