Admission

The Student Medical Mutual Aid Service financially assists students by paying a portion of their medical treatment fees when they need medical care. It is not obligatory to join the service. This system has been put into operation in order to contribute to improving the welfare of students. Students are charged a fixed fee upon admission and become members of the service for the duration of their time at SNU.

Service Fee Payment

  • graduate students should pay 6,000 won at the beginning of the first semester.
  • Research students should pay 1,500 won per semester.
  • The Student Medical Mutual Aid Service fee is subject to change.

Fee Coverage of Student Medical Mutual Aid (2008)

  • Classification General Medical Treatment Dental Treatment
    Maximum Fee
    Coverage
    • KRW 200,000 / year
      (per semester for research students)
    • KRW 100,000/ year
      (per semester for research students)
    Coverage Details
    • Up to KRW 100,000 , 60%; and in excess of KRW 100,000, 40% will be paid.
      (In case of the examination fee, 70% will be paid )
    • Up to KRW 50,000 , 60%; and in excess of KRW 50,000, 40% will be paid.
      (In case of the examination fee, 70% will be paid )
    Restrictions Plastic surgery, traffic accidents, injury from violence, glasses, prosthetic dentistry, and any treatment costing under KRW 10,000 is excluded from the service. The maximum number of coverage payments is 1 time/ academic year.
    Disqualification
    Conditions
    Graduation, death, dismissal, and leave of absence (except for leave of absence due to illness)
    Application
    Deadline
    Until 2 months after graduation or completion of course work
  • Student Medical Mutual Aid Service Application Procedures
  • 1)After medical treatment is received and the payment has been made, one must complete the subsistence application forms and present the forms and payment receipts to the University Health Service Center(Yeongeon Campus).
  • 2)Upon review and approval of the forms, a medical treatment refund will be transferred to the student’s bank account according to the fixed payment basis.
  • 3)When medical treatment is received from a medical care facility other than the University Health Service Center, students must submit a confirmation letter from the doctor or the diagnosis documents.
  • Student Medical Mutual Aid Service application forms are available in the [http://my.snu.ac.kr] or [http://health4u.snu.ac.kr].
  • 1)http://my.snu.ac.kr
    Login in → 정보광장→ 게시판 → 공개자료실→ 각종양식→ “의료공제 신청서(Student Medical Mutual Aid Service application forms) Download”
  • 2)http://health4u.snu.ac.kr → 진료안내 → 의료공제 → 신청절차 → Download.
  • More Information
  • 1)Welfare Office 02-880-5078,9
  • 2)University Health Service Center(Yeongeon Campus) 02-740-8108

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