OU-JLIC currently offers the following options for students to learn and experience different opportunities throughout their school breaks! 


Come live, learn and work this summer in Israel!

Two amazing opportunities for college students to live, learn and work in Israel. Join us as we create exciting social and religious summer communities in Jerusalem and Herzliya!


OU-JLIC educators Rabbi Isaac and Tal Attia will be spending the summer together with you in Jerusalem, and they are joining up with the teaching staff of Orayta and World Mizrachi to bring you a fabulous learning experience.

Who: Religious college students, both men and women

When: June 17 – August 2, 2020

Where: TVA/Bnei Akiva campus. Beautiful, modern apartments in Katamon and the amazing facilities at Matan and Eretz Hemda.

What: Participants will live together in Jerusalem, work in an internship of their choice during the day and study Torah in the evenings.

Cost: $700 Early Bird (application received by January 15, 2019). $870 Regular. Includes: housing, personalized internship placement, Beit Midrash program, and Shabbatot. (Please note that health insurance is an additional, mandatory $100 cost.)

Apply: israelsummer.com/summer-in-jerusalem


Join OU-JLIC educators Rabbi Josh and Margot Botwinick and the OU-JLIC/Mizrachi community in Herzliya for a fabulous summer learning experience.

Who: Religious college students, both men and women, must be MASA/Onward eligible. Learn more

When: June 8 – August 2, 2020

Where: Participants will stay in apartments in Herzliya. All apartments include AC, WiFi, and full kitchen.

What: Participants will live together in apartments in Herzliya and work in an internship of their choice during the day in the Tel Aviv area. The program will provide Torah learning and social programming in the evenings.

Cost: $800. Includes: housing, personalized internship placement, religious and social programming, Shabbat and health insurance.

Apply: israelsummer.com/summer-in-herzliya

Germany Close Up

OU-JLIC is partnering with Germany Close Up to offer a subsidized group trip to Germany for Jewish college students and young professionals for the 4th time! The program will expose participants to Berlin’s multicultural life; allow them to visit sites such as a former concentration camp, the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe and the Jewish Museum in Berlin, and to experience other key historical sites and cultural venues. Lear more here.

When: June 18th to June 26th (starting in the US on June 17th)

Where: Berlin, Nuremberg Munich.

Cost: $890* See details here.

Applications close April 8th 2019!

Learn more here.