Jewish Experience at The Ohio State University

For a deeply meaningful and spiritual trip, check out Akiva. Introducing a new kind of Israel trip. Akiva. With so many tours and programs available, Akiva stands out as a unique mix of experiential and soulful experiences, designed for the student who is interested in exploring their Jewish background and history. Akiva takes 40 hand-picked students from across North America and offers them a unique blend of workshops and tours all while living in the ancient Old City of Jerusalem. If you want to get in touch with your transcendent core, sign up for the trip that speaks to the soul. Akiva Living in the Old City of Jerusalem
Guided tours and amazing trips
Minyan Club – A chance to come back to Israel again… for free
Lectures and Workshops from world famous speakers
Lots of free time to explore
Jewish Musical events
Great food, great friends & awesome memories!
Akiva is situated in the heart of the old city (the rarest location in Israel)! Imagine awaking each morning to the smells of shwarma and falafel, the sounds of the devoted heading towards spiritual destinations, and the feeling you have bonded with ancient Jerusalem, a minutes walk from the holy Wailing Wall. The famous Rabbi Benzion Klatzko, founder of, will be personally leading this trip. The participants, college students from across the USA, will be chosen for their character and desire to grow in their Judaic knowledge and spiritual connection.
Akiva trip is an independent trip sponsored by a number of philanthropic foundations for the sole purpose of encouraging Jewish continuity through exciting and and educational trip and experiences.