BIU Student Orientation – In English! 2016-10-30T15:14:17+00:00

BIU Student Orientation 2016

In English!

Feldman Bldg (301)
Bar-Ilan University
2 November 2016

Join Bar-Ilan University and The GSC – Givat Shmuel Community for the most important event of your degree – Student Orientation in English!

It’s hard enough to start college, let alone in a foreign country. We’re here to go over everything you need to know about studying in Bar-Ilan University, and in Israel – including course changes, exams, graduation requirements, campus life and extracurriculars, Ulpan, and more!

The Schedule

Undergraduate Students

International B.A. Students

Graduate Students

9:00-9:30 Orientation Begins

For all Undergraduate and International B.A. Students

9:30-12:00 Degree Specifics
For Undergraduates in the Israeli programs.
The Technicalities
For Undergraduates in the  International B.A. Programs
12:00-13:00 Hebrew Ulpan Placement Exam*
13:00-14:00 Break Orientation Begins
For Graduate Students
14:00-15:00 Student Resources

For all English-speaking students.


Campus and Community Life

For all English-speaking students.

16:00-17:00 Campus Tour

*The Ulpan Placement Exam costs 120NIS  for undergraduate students in the Hebrew programs, payable in cash or check at Orientation.

The cost is covered is included in tuition for students in the International B.A. Programs.

For more information, email