Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

Health Insurance

Health Insurance

Every international student is automatically enrolled in two health insurance plans: Health and Dental.

Learn more anout the StFX Health Plan coverage.


Medical Services Insurance (MSI)

MSI is Nova Scotia Medical Services Insurance provided by the provincial government and is free. International students become eligible for MSI coverage after they have stayed in Nova Scotia for 13 months and 1 day consecutively.

Students who satisfy this criterion are encouraged to apply for MSI and save on medical insurance fees.

To apply for MSI, call 1.902.496.7008. This coverage will cease if the student leaves Nova Scotia for more than 31 consecutive days. For more information, visit MSI Moving and Travel.


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