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|
lenses, frames, and contact lenses
Pediatric (through age 18)
|Vision Eyewear: lenses, frames, and contact lenses
Adult (18 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.
To schedule an appointment for a routine eye exam with the HUHS Optical Service, call (617) 495-2068. All non-routine appointments at HUHS require a referral from your HUHS primary care physician.