​Fees and Logistics

“I learned invaluable information on what makes entrepreneurship unique in Israel. In fact, the ISBA program has inspired me to pursue a career in venture capital.”   — 2015 ISBA Alum

Students learn what drives entrepreneurship in Israel.

The program fee is $6,500, and includes tuition, housing, insurance, bus pass, excursion costs and some meals. You’re responsible for your airfare, food, and additional expenses, such as elective travel. Scholarships are available.

For additional information, see the academy’s FAQ page.

Application Process

Go to sa.wustl.edu for the ISBA application or click “Apply Now” on the right column of the page. You must submit a completed application, application essays, official transcript, and two academic letters of recommendations. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Letters of recommendation and transcripts can be mailed or faxed to:

Global Programs & Academic Advisor
Campus Box 1133
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
Fax: (314) 935-9095
Email: isba@olin.wustl.edu

Applications are due February 1, however applications completed by December 15 will be reviewed for early acceptance and given priority section preference.

Room and Board

You stay in a two- or three-bedroom, fully furnished apartment in Tel Aviv, with three to five other students. Each dormitory-style bedroom contains two beds and desks. Apartments also have a bathroom; a kitchen with a refrigerator, an electric cooker, and kitchenware; a table and chairs, Internet, and air-conditioning.

Busses run daily between the apartments and the IDC campus on class days.

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Global Programs & Academic Advisor
Campus Box 1133, One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899

Phone: (314) 935-6315
Fax: (314) 935-9095