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  • Locations: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Program Terms: Autumn Semester, SpringSemester(W/Sp), Summer A-Term, Summer B-Term, Summer Quarter, Year (A/W/Sp)
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  • Restrictions: UW applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Information:
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     QUICK FACTS
 Location Jerusalem, Israel
 Academic
 Term
Autumn Semester (early September - late December); Spring Semester (late January - early June)
 Credits Approximately 24 UW credits
 Eligibility Sophomore standing; 3.0 GPA
 Adviser Mike Renes | studyabroad@uw.edu
 Application    Deadline March 15 (Autumn Semester or Academic Year); September 15 (Spring Semester)
       HIGHLIGHTS
  General Studies begin with the Summer or Winter Ulpan (intensive Hebrew language). Afterwards, students are required to register for a minimum of 15 academic credits per semester. Course offerings include Jewish, Israel, and Middle Eastern Studies as well as a wide variety of humanities and social science courses, among other academic disciplines. Literary and Colloquial Arabic are also offered at various levels. Students must select at least one course in Jewish or Israeli studies. Modern Hebrew language instruction (8-10 hours/week) is required.
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 Program Description
 Overview
 Housing
 Expenses, Financial Aid, & Scholarships
 Application Process

     


Program Description

Studies begin with the Summer or Winter Ulpan (intensive Hebrew language). Afterwards, students are required to register for a minimum of 15 academic credits per semester. Course offerings include Jewish, Israel and Middle Eastern Studies as well as a wide variety of humanities and social science courses, among other academic disciplines. Literary and Colloquial Arabic are also offered at various levels. Students must select at least one course in Jewish or Israel studies. Modern Hebrew language instruction (8-10 hours a week) is required.




Overview

The Rothberg International School is the international study center of the Hebrew University which attracts more than 200 students annually, from over 65 countries around the globe. From the hilltop of the Mount Scopus campus, the panorama of Jerusalem unfolds.

Students have the opportunity to take courses in English as well as develop a proficiency in Hebrew and participate in a comprehensive program of extracurricular activities, including tours in Jerusalem and throughout the country.



Housing

Living in university housing is an important part of the overall experience of studying abroad. Students have the opportunity to meet new friends from different cultures and continents – North America, South America, Asia, Africa and Europe – as well as a chance to share experiences with Israeli students.

The student housing complexes on Mount Scopus, overlooking Jerusalem, are walking distance from the University. They offer an independent setting appropriate for overseas students.


 

Program Expenses, Financial Aid & Scholarships

In most cases, if you are attending an affiliated program you will be billed by, and pay all fees directly to, the program provider or institution operating the program. The UW Study Abroad Fee will be billed to your UW student account according to the regular UW tuition billing schedule.

For the total estimated costs of this particular program, you may request a budget by filling out a Budget Request Form.

For more information, see the Financial Aid and Scholarships webpage.


 

Application Process

To apply for this program, click the "Apply Now" button and follow the prompts to create an application. After you create your application, click on each of the links on your study abroad application homepage and complete the remaining application requirements: questionnaires, material submissions, and electronic signature documents.

This study abroad program also requires completion of a secondary application specific to the program provider. Download the application from the Rothberg International School, Hebrew University website and submit directly to them.

See Application FAQs for additional information about applications.

See Withdrawals for information about program withdrawal policies.