Hebrew Ulpan

Summer Semester Begins July 17, 2022! 

The Conservative Yeshiva’s Ulpan is an opportunity to study Hebrew with our world-class faculty in an intimate, congenial setting with students of all ages from across the globe. We offer five levels of Ulpan, from beginner to advanced, to ensure each student’s needs are met. Currently, classes are being held online.

Register for the Online Ulpan Spring Intensive

Give your Hebrew skills a boost and register for our online Ulpan Summer Intensive. The Ulpan Summer Intensive will meet two days a week for a period of 10 consecutive weeks. The duration of each lesson is 2.5 hours.

There is a special once-per-week option for students participating in the Advanced Level course.

 JOIN AS A NEW OR CONTINUING STUDENT!

Mondays & Wednesdays July 18, 2022 — Sept 21, 2022

7:00am—9:30am Pacific/ 10:00am—12:30pm EST/ 4:00pm—6:30pm CET/ 5:00pm—7:30pm Israel

  • Level Gimmel with Nitza Shalitin

Mondays & Thursdays July 18, 2022— Sept 22, 2022

7:00am—9:30am Pacific/ 10:00am—12:30pm EST/ 4:00pm—6:30pm CET/ 5:00pm—7:30pm Israel

  • Alef+ with Ouzi Rotem
  • Daled with Michal Ashkenazi

Sundays Only – July 24, 2022 — Sept 18, 2022 (9 sessions only)

8:00am—10:30am Pacific/ 11:00am—1:30pm EST/ 5:00pm—7:30pm CET/6:00pm—8:30pm Israel

  • Advanced Level with Meira Stern-Glick

Mondays Only – July 18, 2022 — Sept 19, 2022

7:00am—9:30am Pacific/ 10:00am—12:30pm EST/ 4:00pm—6:30pm CET/5:00pm—7:30pm Israel

  • Advanced Level with Meira Stern-Glick

Costs:

All Levels– Twice/Week: Early Bird (by June 26, 2022): $690 Regular Price: $720*

Advanced Level – Sundays Only OR Mondays Only: $350

*The cost of the text book for levels Alef–Dalet is not included in the price. Meira’s Advanced Level does not use a book.

Ulpan FAQs

How Do I Know Which Level I'm in?

You will be placed according to the results of your Hebrew placement exam which you will receive following your registration.

What if I’m Placed in the Wrong Level?

If a student feels they have not been placed in the appropriate level, they may switch classes after the start of the semester in coordination with CY faculty.

Do I Need a Textbook?

All classes, except for the most advanced level, use a digital textbook published by Magnes Press which must be purchased separately by each student. The cost of the textbook ranges from $25–30.

How Many Hours of Instruction is Ulpan?

Each ulpan semester is 10 weeks. For classes that meet twice a week for 2.5 hours there are 50 total hours of instructions. Classes that meet once a week have 25 hours of instruction. 

Testimonials

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The Hebrew Ulpan jumpstarted my desire and ability to move to a new level.

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Barbara
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This class really has it all – speaking, reading, grammar, Israeli culture and history. Definitely a 5-star experience.

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Amy
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Having been a student for years, I had great expectations which I hoped would be met. To my delight, every one of my expectations were exceeded. I can really feel that my Hebrew reading ability and speaking ability have made a great leap!

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Rabbi Jerome
lecture at the conservative yeshiva

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