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Eligibility & Procedure

Full-time International FGS students (MSc and PhD), or Visiting Students are eligible to reside in student housing.

Students with children

Please contact us to check availability as we have very few apartments for students with children.

MSc students

MSc students may reside in student housing for a maximum stay of 24 months

PhD students

PhD students may reside in student housing for a maximum stay of 12 months.

Visiting students

Visiting students may reside in student housing for a minimum period of one week, and up to a maximum period of one year.

New Immigrants

Students who have made Aliyah (within 12 months of beginning at WIS) may reside in student housing for a maximum stay of 12 months.  Please contact student.housing@weizmann.ac.il

Returning citizens

Returning citizens who were born abroad, or moved abroad by the age of 15, may reside in student housing for a maximum stay of 12 months

Returning citizens who moved abroad after the age of 15 will be offered an eight-week stay in residence while they locate a place to rent off-campus - provided there's a vacancy.  Please contact student.housing@weizmann.ac.il

Israeli citizens with exceptional circumstances

Students who currently have exceptional circumstances (personal, financial, medical, etc.) can approach the Institute's social worker who can provide a recommendation for housing.

Email: nirit.cohn-kraus@weizmann.ac.il          Tel: 08-934-9219          Cell: 054-306-7600

General

Please note that married/common-law couples should provide the necessary documents to FGS and update their status before submitting an application, to ensure being added to the appropriate list for the type of apartment.

Students cannot choose the complex they would like to live in, apartments are assigned upon availability.

HOW TO APPLY

Full-time International Students will automatically have a request for housing placed upon their acceptance to the Feinberg Graduate School.

International Visiting Students - should make arrangements through their host department.

New Immigrants or returning citizens should contact student.housing@weizmann.ac.il