InsureMyTrip for Education Enhances Products

Last updated on 03/28/2023

WARWICK, R.I., Sept. 20, 2016 -- InsureMyTrip for Education announces enhancements and new benefits to the Academic Explorer series underwritten by Nationwide®, reacting to current global unrest and terrorism.

"We have been watching the market intently, identifying trends and listening to the schools we work with very carefully," stated Jim Grace CEO of "We believe that the new coverages and enhanced benefits that we have developed as a result of our research will provide meaningful protection to the education marketplace."

New benefits:

  • Political and Security Evacuation coverage is now available (in most states)
  • Coverage under Trip Cancellation/Trip Interruption if there is a delay in obtaining a passport or visa and the delay causes you to lose 50% or more of your trip is now available (in most states).

Product enhancements:

  • Broadened terrorism coverage
  • Decreased travel delay to 6 hours
  • Expanded family member definition

How to Get Started

Colleges, universities, and K-12 (public and private) schools interested in learning more about travel insurance plans offered by InsureMyTrip For Education can visit the following webpage for more information: or call 1-877-266-0741.

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About Nationwide

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About InsureMyTrip

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