Standing at the nexus of heritage and pioneering, Yeshiva University is uniquely poised to seize the advantages of a rapidly changing world. Our university is where 3,000 years of rich Jewish tradition meet the best of human thinking and the cutting edge of scientific progress. Where personal growth meets professional success. Where our extensive network of alumni and friends treat our students like family. Where we strive for the moral and material betterment of ourselves, our communities, our nation and our world.
The YU Innovation Lab, launching in January 2019, is a community of local and international startups, YU students, faculty, entrepreneurs and business experts. Through collaboration with Yissum, the Technology Transfer company of Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israeli companies will join the NYC startup ecosystem by forming working partnerships with highly skilled and motivated YU student interns and expert YU faculty. Students participating in the Innovation Lab will gain hands-on experience, develop entrepreneurial skills and emerge prepared to drive the innovations of tomorrow.
Bridge to Start-Up Nation
Yeshiva College and Stern College Students pursuing graduate study in computer science or biology are eligible to apply during their senior year to pathway programs for master's degrees in computer science at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Bar-Ilan University (BIU), a master's degree in electrical engineering at Bar-Ilan University or a master's degree in biology at Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. A unique scholarship is available to top students admitted into these programs. Awardees will receive $10,000 each year for two years and will be invited to industry meetups and internship opportunities in Israel during their graduate studies.
New Degrees in Next Gen Fields
Graduate programs which prepare students for careers in emerging and expanding fields with a focus on science, technology and health. Students emerge market ready with a portfolio that provides entry to in-demand, high-growth, high-wage roles.
New Career Center
A revolutionary approach to career management at YU revolves around a cutting-edge, algorithm-based alumni mentoring program. In this program, students are able to match their goals, skill sets and interests with our robust alumni community. Mindful of the incredible resource our alumni provide, we have created Alumni-in-Residence bi-weekly partnerships,where alumni professionals act as career coaches, meeting and mentoring students one-on-one.