Hillel JUC will be running a Birthright Israel trip this Summer that leaves for Israel Thursday May 19th, 2022 to Monday May 30th, 2022.

Join your friends and Hillel JUC on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Israel! Enjoy 10 Days with Israeli peers as you explore Tel Aviv & Jerusalem, float in the Dead Sea, ride a camel, taste new foods, discover the culture and religion all while creating lasting friendships.

Applications for Summer 2022 opening soon!

Can’t join us this season? Create an account to be kept up to date with any future trip information: www.freeisraeltrip.org/pittsburgh. Want to stay in Israel longer and have an internship in your field of study? Check out: www.onwardisrael.org/pittsburgh. Questions? Please email [email protected], direct message @BurghRight on Instagram, or call 973-464-8455 x 115.
Registration Overview
  • Register at freeisraeltrip.org/Pittsburgh and create an account with a non-university (“.edu”) email address. Then complete Part 1 by submitting your primary application and paying a $250 refundable deposit. 
  • Choose “Campus Trips” and select Pitt, Carnegie Mellon with Hillel International
  • After you complete the registration, you’ll receive a confirmation email from Birthright Israel.  Make sure to click the link to confirm your email address. 
  • Within 24-48 hours, you’ll receive an email from Hillel International with a link to Part 2 of the application.  In this section, you’ll submit your health and medical info, request a roommate, and submit a JPG of your passport.
  • After you’ve completed your application, watch your inbox for an email to sign up for a 30-minute interview with a member of the Hillel JUC team.  This allows us to get to know you, determine your eligibility, and gives you a chance to ask questions. 
Birthright Israel is an innovative partnership between the people of Israel through the Government of Israel, private philanthropists through the Birthright Israel Foundation, and Jewish communities around the world (North American Jewish Federations, Keren Hayesod, and The Jewish Agency for Israel). This trip is a gift from Birthright Israel.