Services for International Employees & Scholars

Insurance Providers

Please note: International Programs does not endorse or recommend one insurance provider over another.  Be sure to investigate thoroughly.  Before you purchase health insurance coverage, please review the insurance requirements for the J visa.  Remember that if dependents will come to the United States in J-2 status, then they must also have health insurance that meets the J visa requirements.

Company Website Include Repatriation & Medical Evacuation Compliant with Affordable Care Act
Compass Benefits Group Yes "Benchmark" plans only
HTH Worldwide Yes No
International Medical Group Yes No
ISO Insurance Yes No


Repatriation & Medical Evacuation Only Plans Website
United Healthcare Global Emergency Services PDF file


International Calendar

One of the first 12 intensive English programs in the United States
Each semester year, the AEC enrolls about 250 students representing more than 35 countries on six continents.
Start working on your degree now! You can take university classes for credit at the same time you are taking English classes.
Earn university credits now! You can use 9 AEC credits as elective credits toward your KU degree in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, and Architecture.
Fulfill a university requirement! Completion of your English proficiency requirements means you have finished your foreign language requirement at the University of Kansas.
We have computers just for you! The AEC has its own computer lab that AEC students can use for free.
We have tutoring just for you! The AEC has an Academic Resource Center where AEC students can get free tutoring from AEC teachers.
We have Conversation Groups just for you! You can practice your English language conversation skills at our AEC Conversation Groups.
Need help? Have a question? The AEC has a team of cross-cultural advisors ready to answer your questions and help you with any problem you are facing.
We are experts at what we do! AEC faculty and administrators have a total of 701 years in International Education.