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
Contact lens evaluation, fitting, follow-up care 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.