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Program Description:
Location
Jerusalem, Israel
 
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Host University
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Rothberg International School
Founded by Martin Buber, Albert Einstein and Sigmund Freud


Application Deadline
Spring: October 15
Fall: April 15
Academic Year October 15

Shalom! We're delighted that you're considering IFSA-Butler's program at the Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem (RIS) for your semester or year abroad. Hebrew University is one of the Middle East's most prestigious universities, and it's located on Mount Scopius in the ancient, intriguing city of Jerusalem.

 
 
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IFSA-Butler Services
Academics
  • Tuition
  • Full academic advising and course selection/approval assistance
  • Butler University transcript for easy credit transfer
  • Academic records maintenance
  • Grade and credit query assistance
Housing
  • Suite Style living on Campus
  • Living room, Bathroom and Kitchen shared with two to four other students
  • Air Conditioning and Laundry facilities
  • 24 hour security
  • Walking distance to classes
  • Supermarket nearby
  • Select Israeli students serve as madrichim (similar to resident assistants in the U.S.) to ensure the well-being of residents and to help them adjust to life in Jerusalem
Predeparture support services
  • Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisor
  • Welcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updates
  • Parental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guide
  • Assistance in accommodating students with disabilities
  • Financial aid assistance and transfers
  • Travel and student visa assistance
  • Group flight arrangements to most destinations
On-site services
  • Airport pickup for group flights
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • 4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • New student orientation at host university
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure trips
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
  • Full medical insurance plan for all students
  • 24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staff
  • Access to local medical facilities
Finance
  • Scholarships available

    Any student applying to an IFSA-Butler program can apply for our general scholarship awards, which are $500 for a summer program, $1,500 for semester study, and $2,000 for the full year. We also offer special opportunities such as First Generation College Student scholarships and a Fill the GAP study abroad savings program that matches contributions up to $1,000. Click here (http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html) for more information about our scholarship opportunities.

    Hebrew University of Jerusalem: Numerous scholarship opportunities are available for study at Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Contact your IFSA-Butler for details. Click here (http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html) for more information about our scholarship opportunities.
     


  • Monthly payment plan available
  • Ability to pay by credit card
  • Support for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
What's next?
For more information or to contact this program's advisor, click here or follow the link below to apply.


 
Contact Us
1100 West 42nd Street
Indianapolis, IN 46208-3345
800-858-0229
www.ifsa-butler.org
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year Registration Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 12/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission registration process. Registrants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's registration deadline.