The Student Advantage

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Dental school is an exciting time–filled with challenges and changes! As you work towards becoming a dentist, you can count on CDSPI for support now and throughout your career.

If there’s one thing you should know about CDSPI, it’s that we’re not like other financial services firms. Our purpose, structure and non-profit status truly sets us apart.

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No-Cost Insurance* for Dental Students


Protecting yourself financially with the right insurance is important at every age and stage of your career–and this also applies to you as a dental student! CDSPI’s no-cost student insurance helps you protect what matters most while allowing you to kickstart your financial future.

It's Important to Have a MAP—no-cost personal support 24/7/365

We understand that this can be a stressful time. That’s why CDSPI is pleased to sponsor the Members’ Assistance Program (MAP)**, providing access to important services such as short-term counselling, professional referrals, and a variety of resources to support your physical and mental well-being.

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*No-cost coverage ends on December 31st of your graduation year. Coverage is available only to eligible full-time dental students who are enrolled at an accredited Canadian university at the time of application. Coverage in the Undergraduate Package starts on the date on which your properly completed application to enroll is received by CDSPI. The “Double-Up” Graduate Package automatically starts on your graduation date. The Optional Graduate Package coverage starts on the date of your graduation or the date your application is approved if later. After graduation, you will be sent a separate activation form for TripleGuardTM Insurance. No medical evidence is required to obtain TripleGuardTM Insurance. Student who are age 65 or over are not eligible for Life, Disability Insurance and AD&D coverage.

**MAP is operated by Shepell, the largest Canadian-based Employee and Family Assistance provider in the country. Available services vary by region. Use of MAP services is completely confidential within the limits of the law.