The Student Health Insurance Plan offers vision care coverage for routine vision exams with a limited benefit of one visit per plan year. 

Services Student Health Fee at HUHS Student Health Insurance Plan*
Routine vision exam Not covered One exam per plan year
Vision Eyewear: lenses, frames, and contact lenses
Pediatric (until the end of the calendar month member turns age 19)
Not covered

35% coinsurance

55% coinsurance (after deductible is met)

Vision Eyewear: lenses, frames, and contact lenses
Adult (19 years and older)
Not covered Not covered
Non- routine vision exam Covered in full Subject to clinic and physician office visit limit (6 visits per plan year combined in-network and out-of-network)
Lasik surgery Not covered Not covered

*Copayments, deductibles, and coinsurance may apply to covered services.

Harvard University Health Services (HUHS)

The vision care service at HUHS offers a range of services for children and adults, including eye examinations (refraction, dilation, and pressure-checking), prescriptions for eyeglasses, sunglasses, contact lenses, and a range of non-routine ophthalmology care.

All non-routine appointments at HUHS require a referral from your HUHS primary care physician.