• Office of Alumni Affairs

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    ''The land of Israel and the State of Israel are central to the future vision of the Jewish people, and have always been central to the reality of the Yeshiva University community.''
    Richard M. Joel, President, Yeshiva University

    Welcome to YU in Israel!
    Yeshiva University in Israel offers a number of programs and opportunities for alumni to stay connected to YU while in Israel. Working in conjunction with the Israel Alumni Association, YU Israel offers ongoing programs that provide shiurim with YU's Roshei Yeshiva, educational and social events for graduates of all ages, opportunities to assist YU students studying in Israel through the S. Daniel Abraham Program, and much more. Read on to find what interests you -- then get involved!

    YUI Alumni
    The Yeshiva University Israel Alumni Association provides outreach to more than 3,000 YU graduates in Israel by sponsoring academic and social events including lectures, reunions, and student mentoring. Alumni host visiting YU students and faculty, assist with recruitment, and participate in local programs. 


    Want to get involved? Become an Ambassador in Israel!
    YU Israel and the Alumni Association invite you to get more involved with programs and activities for fellow graduates. Volunteer opportunities include:

    YU in Israel

    • Suggest events and programs that you would like to attend and help to organize them 
    • Coordinate a class reunion in Israel
    • Host a visiting Rosh Yeshiva or YU faculty member in your community 
    • Assist the S. Daniel Abraham Israel Program by talking to students about life at YU, and after
      graduation, or hosting students for Shabbat

    Stay in Touch
    Update Your Alumni Profile  
    Submit a Class Note to share your smachot, news and achievements with the YU community  
    Receive email communications from YU, YU in Israel, the Center for the Jewish Future's Torah-to-Go, and much more by updating your alumni profile. Once registered, you can look up classmates to connect. Tell us your email preferences so you get the information that interests you 

    Learn about programs in Israel including:
    The Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (RIETS) Kollel in Jerusalem

     The Center for the Jewish Future

    The Rosenbaum Aliyah Incentive Fund
    The Shmuel and Pearl Lamm Gemilat Chessed Fund
    View YU yearbooks on-line: In Retrospective, Kochaviah, Masmid, Nir or click here for the yearbook archive homepage

    Contact Yeshiva University in Israel

    Nava Hyman
    Assistant Director  
    P: 02-531-3000
    F: 02-531-3001
    US Numbers: 646-289-8412/3  

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