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Regent University students discuss Hebrew University partnership in the Virginia Beach campus library study nook

Regent Embarks on a New Global Partnership with Hebrew University

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Oct. 10, 2022) – Regent University is pleased to announce its new global partnership with Hebrew University of Jerusalem, a public research university that was founded by Albert Einstein, and is now home to teaching hospitals, more than 100 research centers, and over 300 academic departments. 

“Partnering with Israel’s premier academic and research institution advances Regent’s desire to impact lives across the globe,” said Dr. Josh McMullen, dean of the College of Arts & Sciences. “We know that our collaborative teaching programs will cultivate strong Christian leaders with the shared-knowledge base to transform the world.”

For now, this opportunity to spend a semester abroad at Hebrew University is exclusively available to Regent’s on campus undergraduate students. However, talks are underway on expanding the program to Regent’s online and graduate students, as well.

In addition, Hebrew University will provide a scholarship to each student who is accepted into the program.

The inaugural session in Spring 2023 is already filled.  However, any students who are interested in applying for future sessions can do so by visiting

About Regent University

Founded in 1977, Regent University is America’s premier Christian university, with more than 11,000 students studying on its 70-acre campus in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and online around the world. The university offers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in more than 150 areas of study including business, communication and the arts, counseling, cybersecurity, divinity, education, government, law, leadership, nursing, healthcare, and psychology. Regent University has been ranked the #1 Best Accredited Online College in the United States (, 2020), the #1 Safest College Campus in Virginia (YourLocalSecurity, 2021), and the #1 Best Online Bachelor’s Program in Virginia for ten years in a row (U.S. News & World Report, 2022).