University students benefit from Social Security Institution (SSI) services through their families within the framework of existing laws. Expenses of the treatments made in hospitals outside of the university are covered by students' own private insurance or their families’ social insurance systems. University Health Services implementes treatment as soon as students and staff. Istanbul Arel University does not require any insurance from its students and staff. They are examined free of charge and are sent to outside medical facilitiess if necessary. All medical examinations and emergency services are free of charge for university students and staff. Erasmus exchange students and international students are strongly advised to take out a proper health insurance policy that is valid in Turkey and that covers healthcare costs. They can also can make use of the university’s medical facilities within the boundaries of the university free of charge.