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  • Locations: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Program Time Abroad: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
  • Restrictions: TAMU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2021 10/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2021 03/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students 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:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Affiliate Provider Click here for a definition of this term Academic Area: Government, Liberal Arts - Communication
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.0 Click here for a definition of this term Language of instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Primary Contact: Affiliate Provider & Exchange Advising ( Housing: Dormitory
Program Description:
   Study Abroad in ISRAEL

Diversity and Coexistence

   About the Program
  Explore the intersections between identity, religion, nationalism and diversity in the city of coexistence Jerusalem. In the classroom, and through unique opportunities to engage with local communities, you will gain fresh insights on identity theory and politics of social movements in the Middle East, the United States, and around the world today.

About Jerusalem

Located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea, Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world. The city has a history that goes back to the 4th millennium. 

Program Benefits
  • The program, located in the multicultural and ethnically diverse city of Jerusalem, allows students to interact with a wide variety of people of different backgrounds, religions, and diversity
  • Take advantage of this unique opportunity to explore the intersections between identity, religion, community, nationalism and diversity and hone your skill to promote global understanding and social justice
  • Take elective courses taught in English
  • Program located at Rothberg International School, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, one of the Middle East's most prestigious universities
  • Live and learn near Mount Scopus in the ancient city of Jerusalem, located within easy access to transportation, supermarkets, shopping, and eateries
  • IFSA orientation covering important health, safety, and security topics pertaining to Israel
  • Enjoy suite-style living with single bedrooms, living room, kitchen and bathroom facilities, air conditioning, laundry facilities
  • Outside of the classroom, you will participate in co-curricular activities designed to engage you with diverse communities and interrogate theories of identity and coexistence


IFSA scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition. The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs. These scholarships may apply to any IFSA program, with the exception of our custom programs.

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Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive Suite 200 
Indianapolis, IN 46278

Special Note:
IFSA-Butler University has designed the following benefits for Texas A&M students participating in any IFSA-Butler program to study abroad for Fall 2020 or Spring 2021.
  • $2,000 automatic state school grant (semester programs only)
  • $500 scholarship for veteran students utilizing federal benefits (Post 9/11 GI Bill) (semester programs only)

Students who wish to utilize their veteran benefits on IFSA programs can contact the Butler University Financial Aid office for certification.