Summer Arabic Intensive
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How to Apply

Submit your completed application, along with the $50 non-refundable application fee, to Zaytuna College. Our online application can be accessed here. The admissions committee will review your application and email you their decision (acceptance, denial, or placement on the waiting-list). Once accepted, your admission will be confirmed when you pay your deposit. 

Tuition and Housing Fees back to top

Program costs include housing and tuition, and we also offer a tuition-only option. Student preferences will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Option A: Double Room
    $4,000 tuition, $3,500 housing, $110 books, $500 refundable housing deposit, $75 refundable key deposit (includes tuition, textbooks, housing, and refundable housing and key deposits)
  • Option B: Tuition Only
    $4,110 (includes tuition and textbooks)

Unfortunately, financial aid is not available for the Summer Arabic Intensive.

Application Deadlines back to top

November 1, 2015 Priority application deadline
December 1, 2015 Priority notification date
January 4, 2016 Priority enrollment deadline
January 4, 2016 Final Application Deadline
January 30, 2016 Final notification date
March 1, 2016 Final enrollment deadline

Program at a Glance

  • 6 weeks of study, 5 days a week (June 19, 2016 to July 31, 2016)
  • A stimulating curriculum designed around classical Arabic texts
  • Equivalent to one year of university-level Arabic (150 contact hours)
  • Comfortable accommodations in the heart of diverse Berkeley, California
  • A daily rhythm that aligns with the pattern of Muslim religious life
  • Enriching visiting lectures by distinguished scholars


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