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UNIVERSITY OF HAIFA

 

The University of Haifa is located in the northern Israeli city of Haifa, which is considered to be the cultural hub of northern Israel with many museums, an active theater community and the New Haifa Symphony Orchestra. The university enrolls more than 17,000 students pursuing studies in the social sciences, humanities, law and education. UT students enroll in the International School, which offers courses taught in English and intensive Hebrew language studies. Students proficient in Hebrew may also take regular university courses with local Israeli students.

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Area(s) of Study

  • Arabic
  • Fine Arts
  • Intl Rels And Global Studies
  • Psychology
  • Bridging Disciplines
  • Government
  • Jewish Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Economics
  • Hebrew
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Sociology
  • English
  • History

2 Programs Available for UNIVERSITY OF HAIFA

Sponsored by UT Austin - a University-wide Exchange

Academic Information

The International School at the University of Haifa offers a wide variety of courses taught in English, as well as classes in intensive Hebrew & Arabic. Students proficient in Hebrew can enroll in regular university courses. Optional intensive pre-semester language course is additional $1400 for course and $450 for housing.

Faculty

Courses taught by local faculty members. Admission is competitive. Students not nominated on exchange, or who are out-of-state, can participate at Haifa as an affiliate program (see below).

Language(s) of Instruction

English

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes

Housing

Students generally live in dormitory style housing. Housing is guaranteed assuming the housing application deadline is met. Housing for Ulpan language program is an additional $450.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students may be awarded needs-based Horvitz Scholarship of $1000. Students must pay $80 app fee to Haifa and $250 deposit upon acceptance.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • February 18, 2019 to May 30, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: October 1, 2018
- Fall
  • October 7, 2018 to January 4, 2019

Application Code

100063

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
How to Petition
Video

Next Step

1) Attend an Explore regional session. Dates and locations listed on website. 2) Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss credit. 3) Attend a Ready to Apply group advising session with Daniel Ach. Dates and times given at Explore session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.


Sponsored by Haifa University - a UT Affiliate

Academic Information

The International School at the University of Haifa offers a wide variety of courses taught in English, as well as classes in intensive Hebrew & Arabic. Students proficient in Hebrew can enroll in regular university courses. Optional intensive pre-semester language course is additional $1400 for course and $450 for housing.

Faculty

Courses taught by local faculty members.

Language(s) of Instruction

English and Hebrew

Eligibility

Service Learning/Internship

  • Service Learning - No
  • Internship - Yes

Housing

Students generally live in dormitory style housing. Housing is guaranteed assuming housing application deadline is met. Housing for Ulpan language program is additional $450.

Open To

Students from all colleges and schools

Program Cost

Students pay a one-time $75 application fee to UT and a $600 affiliate fee in place of regular UT tuition for every semester abroad. All other fees, including app fee and deposit, are paid to the program provider. Please see University of Haifa's website for program cost details. Financial aid scholarships may be used.

Program Dates:

- Spring
  • February 18, 2019 to May 30, 2019
  • Priority Deadline: October 1, 2018
- Fall
  • October 7, 2018 to January 4, 2019

Application Code

200010

Additional Resources

Program Website
Peer Evaluations
How to Petition
Video

Next Step

1) Attend an Explore regional session. Dates and locations listed on website. 2) Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss credit. 3) Attend a Ready to Apply group advising session with Daniel Ach. Dates and times given at Explore session. 4) Complete Mandatory Pre-departure Orientation.

Program information above is subject to change