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Modern Hebrew Language Summer Program 2018

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The fees listed below only apply to external students studying on a specific Hebrew program. Students who continue their studies on one of our academic programs should consult the Hebrew fees listed under their specific academic program.

  • Fees: All fees are listed in US Dollars (US$) unless otherwise noted, and are in effect only for the 2018-2019 academic year
  • Application fee (non-refundable; per academic year): Tourists: $80; Israeli citizens: NIS 360
  • Late fee: $150 or NIS 500 for payments received after program payment deadline
  • Israeli citizens: To qualify for this fee, a student must present an Israeli Identity Card (Teudat Zehut)

Students studying on both the Jerusalem Ulpan and the Summer Ulpan receive a 10% discount on the Jerusalem Ulpan, and pay a combined total of $1,620 in housing fees. Students studying on both the Jerusalem Ulpan and the Scopus Ulpan receive a 10% discount on the Scopus Ulpan, and pay a combined total of $850 in housing fees.

External students pay tuition in full for one program at a time. Those who are registered for consecutive programs pay tuition for the second program once the first program has begun.

ProgramTuitionHousingPayment Deadline
Jerusalem Ulpan**TouristsUS$ 1,400US$ 300June 4, 2018
Israeli CitizensNIS 4,810*
Summer UlpanTouristsUS$ 2,425US$ 1,260July 1, 2018
Israeli CitizensNIS 7,770*
Scopus UlpanTouristsUS$ 1,370US$ 490July 1, 2018
Israeli CitizensNIS 4,730*
September UlpanAll StudentsUS$ 1,400$670July 30, 2018

*Reserved and paid directly to the Housing Office in the Frank Sinatra Building.

**Please note that the only housing option available for the Jerusalem Ulpan is in a shared room in the Resnik Dormitories. There are 10 rooms on the same-gender floor, with a shared kitchen, bathroom, and showers. Kitchen equipment and bedding are not provided. Students who continue their studies into the Summer Ulpan/Scopus Ulpan will move to the Student Village dorms after the end of the Jerusalem Ulpan. Please see the updated financial information.

Miscellaneous Fees

Miscellaneous Charge
Replacement of Student CardNIS 60
Visa Extension LetterUS$ 15
Hebrew Placement Test (for outside students)US$ 35
Hebrew Level Test (for outside students)US$ 110
Hebrew Level + Hebrew Placement Test (for outside students)US$ 120
Hard Copy of Transcripts (beyond first 5)*US$ 15*
Request a Certified E-transcript (one-time fee)US$ 10
Email an E-transcript to Any Specified Address (per copy)US$ 15

*Students are eligible to receive five free copies of their transcripts for up to six months from the end of the program. Students who order five or more transcripts on the same transcript request form are charged $15 per transcript for the first four copies ordered and then $5 for each additional transcript on the same order. Thus, for example, 5 transcripts would cost $65 and 10 transcripts $90. Learn more about ordering additional transcripts.

Refunds

Tuition

Date of WithdrawalCharged
Prior to the beginning of programUS$ 250
During the first three days of program25% of tuition fee
Between the fourth and the sixth day50% of tuition fee
After the sixth day100% of tuition fee

Housing

Students who have accepted a room key and/or have moved personal possessions into a room and then wish to vacate University housing must submit written notification to the RIS Finance Office, Boyar Building, Rooms 501/502.

Students who withdraw from an ulpan program and vacate university housing within the first three days of classes will be issued a refund, provided they present official clearance from the Housing Office confirming their departure. Please note that the Housing Office will withhold payment for the days the student resided in student housing ($30 per day of occupancy) from the total refund.

Students who withdraw from the program or vacate their rooms after the first three days of classes will not be issued a refund.

Registration and Housing Check-Out Dates

ProgramRegistration DateHousing Check-Out DatePayment Deadlines
Jerusalem UlpanJune 25, 2018July 19, 2018June 4, 2018
Summer Ulpan (without housing)July 24, 2018N/AJuly 1, 2018
Summer Ulpan (with housing)July 25, 2018September 17, 2018July 1, 2018
Scopus Ulpan (without housing)July 24, 2018N/AJuly 1, 2018
Scopus Ulpan (with housing)July 25, 2018August 14, 2018July 1, 2018
September UlpanAugust 20, 2018September 17, 2018July 30, 2018
Academic YearOctober 9, 2018July 1, 2019September 9, 2018
Autumn SemesterOctober 9, 2018January 21, 2019September 9, 2018
Winter UlpanJanuary 23, 2019February 18, 2019January 1, 2019
Spring SemesterMarch 6, 2019July 1, 2019February 13, 2019

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