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Thank you for your interest in applying to Yeshivat Maharat! Yeshivat Maharat is currently accepting applications for our two core learning programs:

  • Core Semikha is a four-year rabbinic ordination program for Orthodox women. We offer in-person, hybrid, and remote learning options. The application deadline was February 17, 2023.

  • Beit Midrash Program is a one-year immersive learning program for Orthodox women and men who are exploring rabbinic ordination. The program is run by Yeshivat Maharat and Yeshivat Chovevei Torah. Applications are rolling.

Learn about applying to Maharat. We look forward to getting to know you through the admissions process!

Note for students living outside the United States: We are an authorized F-1 Student Visa educational institution through the U.S. Government. If you are in need of a student visa to attend, please contact Amanda Shechter, SVP of Finance and Operations.

Maharat does not charge tuition and offers a generous stipend to support students’ learning. Learn more about student finances here.

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