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6 acres, 15 programs, endless opportunities
Neve’s beautifully landscaped campus hosts an organic garden, chicken corner, dorms, a library, art room, music room, theater, and astounding views of Israel. And as a Neve student, these facilities are all yours. Wake up bright and early to tend to the garden, get messy making candles, soaps, and other arts and crafts in the art studio, or work up a sweat at the gym with our workout gear and Boot Camp classes.
Music events, dance and theater performances, writing workshops, monthly brunches, seminars, and other extracurricular events round out the Neve experience. You’ll explore the full range of Jewish experiences through classes, retreats, volunteering, and travel opportunities.
FAQs on Campus Life
Neve dorms are located on Neve’s beautiful six acre campus filled with blossoming flower gardens, inviting green lawns, and plenty of outdoor nooks for lounging and chatting on one of the highest plateaus in Jerusalem. Inside the dorm buildings, each apartment includes four bedrooms as well as bathrooms, showers, and a kitchenette. Each bedroom houses up to three students, but usually has a maximum of two students per room. Each student is given a bed, closet, and night table. Neve provides linens, blankets and pillows. If you are staying for an extended period of time, we recommend bringing your own as a “taste of home.” A detailed packing list will be sent to you upon your acceptance to Neve. In addition, students can choose to attend classes at Neve and live off campus.
Yes. Students have unlimited access to gym machines, equipment, and classes including Zumba, Boot Camp, and more. Learn more about the Neve gym on our Campus page.
Yes. Wi-Fi is available in the main school building during non-class hours.
Neve provides students with three meals a day in our bright and airy campus cafeteria. A fresh, colorful salad bar centrally featured at every lunch and dinner offers students a generous selection of seasonal produce, toppings, and dressings. Lunches and dinners also include various soups, fish, meat and poultry, dairy dishes, vegetable entrees, and grains. Breakfast includes cereal, bread, and yogurts. Snacks provided throughout the day outside classes include fresh seasonal fruits, baked goods, and beverages. (Yes, we have coffee.)
There are dorm counselors and house mothers for each building.
Neve is located on a gated, secure campus with a 24-hour security guard. Each student is issued an ID card that they must present during off hours in order to obtain entry to the campus.
Good emotional and physical health is required. Women with physical disabilities are encouraged to apply, but details about the campus should be discussed prior to arrival to ensure that requirements can be comfortably met.