The Israel University Consortium’s Israel University Study Tour (IUST) provides study abroad professionals with the knowledge and insight necessary to effectively facilitate study abroad in Israel, while acquainting or reacquainting them with the beauty and vitality of Israel.
The IUST includes full-day visits to each one of the IUC campuses: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Rothberg International School - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv University International, Technion International, and the University of Haifa International School.
The ten-day tour also takes participants to various points of interest around the country, including Tel Aviv, Haifa, Beer-Sheva, the Old City of Jerusalem, the Dead Sea, Masada and more!
Cost and Subsidy
The IUST is heavily subsidized by the Israel University Consortium and almost all ground arrangements will be covered for participants.
These costs include:
Fees not included: Participant airfare, select “free evening” meals, and gratuities.
Admission Process: The Israeli University Consortium will review all applications submitted by the October 15th deadline, and will send out notices of acceptance by the 15th of November.
Please note that payment of a $350 non-refundable registration fee is required in order to confirm participation in the Israel University Study Tour.
Please note: Participation in the IUST is limited to study abroad professionals, and traveling companions are not permitted.
For additional details on the Israel University Consortium (IUC), its member institutions, or the Israel University Study Tour (IUST), please speak to a university representative or email:IUST2019@int.technion.ac.il
Day One: Sunday, March 10, 2019
Overnight: Tel Aviv
Day Two: Monday, March 11, 2019
TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY
Overnight: Tel Aviv
Day Three: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Day Four: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
THE LAYERS OF JERUSALEM
Day Five: Thursday, March 14, 2019
Overnight: Be'er Sheva
Day Six: Friday, March 15, 2019
INTO THE DESERT, MASADA & THE DEAD SEA
Overnight: The Dead Sea
Day Seven: Saturday, March 16, 2019
TO THE NORTH
Day Eight: Sunday, March 17, 2019
UNIVERSITY OF HAIFA
Day Nine: Monday, March 18, 2019
TECHNION - ISRAEL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Day Ten: Tuesday, March 19, 2019
ALONG THE COAST
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The Tal Hotel is a comfortable base for touring Tel Aviv, within easy walking distance to the city's nightlife, beach and the main shopping and sightseeing areas.
The Harmony Hotel, just a 10-minute walk from the Old City and 5 minutes away from Jerusalem's new Mamilla shopping center, is located in the heart of Jerusalem in the Nahalat Shiva neighborhood, one of the first to have been built more than 100 years ago outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem.
The Leonardo Hotel Negev is located in the center of Beer Sheva near the city center, close to Ben Gurion university campus and to the new shopping center. Enjoy at the hotel health club, which offers an outdoor swimming pool, children's pool, fitness equipment, spa facilities include a sauna and more.
The Ein Gedi resort located in one of the
most stunning places on earth, on the edge of the Judean Desert, opposite tall
cliffs and the Dead Sea.
The Colony Hotel Haifa is situated in the German Colony, the restored historic center of Haifa, in a unique preserved 103-year-old building. The hotel is located near restaurants, cafes and a shopping mall, and it is only a short walk from the sea.