Spend a Semester in the Jewish Homeland
Call Israel Home for a Semester
Live Like a Local
Go beyond Birthright and live in Israel. Navigate the transit system and local markets, travel between cities, and immerse yourself in the culture of Israel. After a semester, you will truly feel like a local.
Experience Jewish Life
Celebrate holidays in the Jewish homeland where they once happened! Nothing compares to seeing the joy and excitement of Jewish holidays celebrated as
a nation in Israel.
Explore Your Passion
Business, journalism, Middle East politics, poverty, social justice... whatever your passion, you can tailor a semester abroad to explore it firsthand. The country is open for you to explore this semester.
A SEMESTER IN ISRAEL THAT
Thrive is an immersive study abroad program at Hebrew University and Tel Aviv University that enables students to continue their studies and live in Israel while experiencing Israeli society and deepening their connection to their Jewish heritage.
Our alumni are remarkable Jewish leaders driven by Jewish values and a love
for the land and people of Israel.