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Rothberg International School - Undergraduate Study Abroad Program
Jerusalem, Israel (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: Hebrew University of Jerusalem 
Restrictions: Gustavus applicants only
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/12/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/12/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Program Provider:
Rothberg International School, Hebrew University
Program Term(s):
Minimum Class Standing:
Junior, Senior, Sophomore
Minimum GPA:
Previous Language Study Req?:
Language of Instruction:
Arabic, English, Hebrew
Language courses offered:
Arabic, Hebrew
Housing Options:
Areas of Study:
Anthropology, Arabic, Arabic Language and Literature, Archaeology, Architectural History, Architecture, Art, Business, Communication, Culture, Dance, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film, Fine Art, Geography, Hebrew, History, Humanities, International Relations, International Studies, Jewish Studies, Literature, Middle Eastern Studies, Music, Peace & Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion/Theology, Sociology, Studio Art, Theatre/Drama Program Design: Direct Enroll, Study Center, Theme based
Additional Program Options:
Independent Study, Internship
Program Description:
In the context of the age-old city of Jerusalem, The Rothberg International School (RIS) is offering many new courses and programs for college students from a few short weeks to a whole year! Students can choose to spend a summer, semester or year at RIS taking courses taught in English or in Hebrew, learning Hebrew and Arabic while joining fellow students in excursions around the city.  In addition to our traditional semester and year study abroad programs, our varied programming options include:• Spring in Jerusalem, a joint initiative with Harvard University designed for academically promising undergraduates to take a number of courses taught in English or in Hebrew at The Hebrew University faculties.  • ArtJerusalem is a joint initiative of the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design Jerusalem and the Rothberg International School (RIS).  This program combines artistic training and university study for not only students with advanced art training, but those just beginning to discover the world of art.  • An expanded offering of business courses in conjunction with Hebrew Universitys School of Business Administration, including "Silicon Wadi": Global Entrepreneurship in a Middle Eastern Economy, International Business and Legal Environment, Quantitive Methods in Management, Israel's Economy in the Global Context and Financial Systems around the World.  • Our DanceJerusalem and Jerusalem Sounds initiative with the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance combining professional musical training with academic exposure to Israel's challenging social, historical and cultural environment.• Exciting internship opportunities in a variety of fields, including Business, Politics and Religion.While our school is in Israel, our office is in New York, and we'd be happy to answer any questions you may have. Our website is and our toll free number is (800) 404-8622.   Or, if you're calling from abroad you can reach us at (212) 607.8520.  We look forward to hearing from you soon and seeing you next year in Jerusalem!

Important Academic and Credit Information for the Rothberg International School, Hebrew University program.

Students who plan to study abroad at RIS fall semester or for the academic year must also participate in the Summer Ulpan session, intensive Hebrew for 7 credits.

Students who plan to study abroad at RIS spring semester must also participate in the Winter Ulpan session, intensive Hebrew for 6 credits.

Course Info:
You can take any course at Rothberg International School (which are mostly taught in English), or any course taught in English at Hebrew University. See course listing info below.

Please see the following, courses offered at the Rothberg International School: - Search for courses in 'Undergraduate Studies'

Please also see the following link, which are regular University courses taught in English at Hebrew University: