Optional JORDAN Tour
ISRAEL TOUR - BIBL 434 (June 9-21, 2015): Be a part of this specialized and extensive tour throughout the Land of Israel. Study the history, archeology, geography, religion and culture of ancient and modern Israel. This thirteen-day course will take you to the land of the Bible, and includes many biblical sites in Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Coastal Plain, Galilee, Caesarea, Megido, Nazareth, Tiberias, Golan Heights, Jordan Valley, Judean Dessert, Beth-Shean, Jericho, the Dead Sea, Masada, and Qumran.
JORDAN Extension (June 21-25, 2015): On this 5 day extension tour, we will visit Jerash, The Dead Sea Scroll Exhibit, Acropolis, Mount Nebo, Machaerus, Sodom, Petra, then Eilat and the Red Sea in Israel.
You will be able to apply the course credit toward anyone of the courses below as long as they can be a part of your Degree Completion Plan (DCP). Download the BIBL 434 course syllabus
BIBL 104 - Survey of Biblical Literature
BIBL 105 - Old Testament Survey
BIBL 110 - New Testament Survey
BIBL 434 - General Studies in Israel
BIBL 471 - Biblical Archaeology
BIBL 473 - Old Testament Backgrounds
BIBL 472 - New Testament Backgrounds
BIBL 330 - Life of Christ
*The tuition fees for three credit hours are in ADDITION to the cost of the tour.
**Participants may only enroll in one of the above listed three-credit-hour courses.
Payment by credit card for any installment requires a 3% up charge to cover processing fees.
(See the registration forms above to complete your payments by mail or by phone.
Any Liberty University Student who has completed his/her tour registration with World of the Bible Tours (for course credit or not), must also complete & submit the following documents.
Students are required to complete the Participant Information Form . Make sure to include: A color copy of your passport (picture page only), a copy of your travel and health insurance cards and your chosen course (if taking the tour for course credit.)
In your final submission email, please remember to indicate the course you would like the credit to apply toward (or if you are not taking it for credit.) See the available course list above.
This is a required policy that all (student) participants must purchase through the Liberty University's Study Abroad Office. The cost of the insurance is $1.34 per day for LU participants (Class 1: student, faculty, staff, or employee) or $4.30 for non-LU participants (Class 2: alumni, student relative, faculty member spouse, etc.). The below excel document must be completed by each participant and submitted to the Study Abroad Office (email@example.com).
Payments for the Travel and Medical Insurance can be made through Student Tours Payment Portal.
Each trip participant must read and sign the University's international Assumption of Risk form.
Submit all required documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: Students, registering for course credit, must register with both Liberty University AND World of the Bible Tours!
If during your trip you have any type of incident (medical, loss of luggage, disciplinary issues, or any other), please complete an Incident Report with as much detailed information as you can provide. As updates occur with the incident, we ask that you update us through the below link as well. Our office will be in contact with the leader concerning the incident as they occur. Additionally, some incidents will require immediate attention so we ask that you call the number provided on the below link once an emergency occurs.
If at any time during your travel with Liberty University you have an emergency, please call the Study Abroad Emergency Phone number immediately. It can be reached during any time of the day at (434) 592-4970. If the office does not pick up, please leave a voicemail with a call back number and you'll be contacted back momentarily.
For tour registration & payments questions, contact Mr. Ken Stanford at "World of the Bible Tours":
Phone: (512) 396-3799 or (512) 557-3140
For general & course credit questions, contact Mrs. Ayelet Evans at the Center for Judaic Studies:
Phone: (434) 592-3249
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