Olive Tree Initiative at UC Irvine

Applications for the summer trips are open now! Apply here: 

Middle East Application


Turkey-Armenia Application


Join us for our weekly chapter meetings!

Israel-Palestine: Monday 5-6:30pm SBSG 1511      

Turkey-Armenia:  Monday 7-8pm SBSG 1511 


The Olive Tree Initiative is a university-based program that promotes conflict analysis and resolution through rigorous academic preparation, experiential education and leadership development. OTI provides students, faculty and community participants with the education, training and experiences needed to better understand, negotiate and resolve conflicts.