Going to college is an incredible experience. It’s a time for learning, training for your future work and for growing. Leaving for college can also be a scary experience if you’re leaving the comfort and protection of your home for the very first time. When you’re packing for college, you don’t want to forget any of your possessions that you will use every day, but you might not be thinking about bringing something that is just as important as your possessions with you, and that’s health insurance. For college students, like anyone, health insurance is imperative. Here’s why.