The NYU Tel Aviv Staff are very helpful with this - Upon Arrival they will grant you a Rav-Kav Bus Card, Which allows you to ride any bus within the city. they will help you to locate the nearest bus stops. The best way to get around Tel Aviv is by bus. The standard fare is NIS 5.60 ($1.40), with an additional half shekel to get to and from outlying areas.
You can get some great student discounts in Tel Aviv, so bring your ISIC card with you when you travel!
Check out restaurants and outdoor markets where you can pick up just about anything you might want. Locate the nearest bus stops.
Head outside and pick up whatever supplies you'll want, as well as anything you might have forgotten at home.
as of January 2014
$0.29 = 1 Shekel (₪)
Upcoming Application Deadlines
Priority: February 15
Regular: March 15
Applications received after March 15 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Admission will be granted only when space is available and time allows for required travel documents to be attained.