General Services on Campus
Wireless Internet: Free surfing is available throughout the campus via the Wi-Fi network BIU_WIFIH.
Post Office: Admin Building (402), Floor -1, open Sun-Thu from 8:30-14:00.
Bank (Mizrachi-Tfachot): University tuition payments, cash withdrawal, check deposits and more. Location: main vehicle gate, right side. Open Sun, Tue, Thu from 8:30-14:30, Mon and Wed from 8:30-13:30 and 15:30-17:30. Fri and holiday eve: 8:30-12:00. Phone: 076-8040140, *8860
Computer Stations for Personal Use
Computer stations are available at the Student House (107). The computers are connected to the Internet as well as to printers operating on credit and debit cards. The Student House is open from 7:00-20:00. You can also use the computers in the computer labs located in the following buildings: 212, 404, 410, 504, 505, 604, 605, 091, 1004, 1005. Additional computer stations are situated in the Central Library (401) and some of the libraries of the various departments.
Academon has it all: textbooks, notebooks, writing tools, home tools and textiles, electrical and electronic products, computers and accessories, toys, games, gifts and decorations, and more.
Location and open hours: Student House (building 107), Sun-Thu 8:00-19:00, Fri 8:30-12:30. Phone: 03-6359912/3.
Photocopying Documents and Print Services
Every building on campus has paid photocopiers. Additionally, there is an Advanced Service Center for photocopying, printing, binding, design and graphics. The central branch is in front of building 403, and is open Sun-Thu from 8:00-17:00. Phone: 03-5317487.
Lost and Found: The Lost and Found branch, operating within the Department of Security, Safety and Services, gathers lost objects throughout campus and handles their return to their owners. Students, staff members and visitors who’ve lost items, documents or personal objects are welcome to contact the branch office in building 501, room 24, Sun-Thu from 8:30-12:30, and 14:00-15:30. For further information, contact phone: 03-5317778. During off-hours the control center can be contacted at 03-5317171.
“The Cube” in building 107 (Student Union)
“The Cube” in building 211 (Life Sciences), ground floor
“The Central Cube” in building 509 (adjacent to the Dean’s office)
Building 203 (Physics), 5th floor
Building 1102 (Engineering), 2nd floor
Synagogues and Muslim Prayer Houses: Women’s synagogue in the Midrasha building (405), the central synagogue operates at the Jesselson Institute for Advanced Torah Studies (building 411), another synagogue is situated in building 507. Additional minyanim are held in various places on campus (further information can be found on the campus rabbi’s site and notice boards).
A Muslim prayer house is situated in the Dean of Students complex (in the western 500 area).
Breastfeeding Rooms on Campus
Building 1335 (Music), room 213 (the key is in the Music Department Secretary’s office)
Building 535 (the Women’s Midrasha), 2nd floor lounge
Building 305 (Law), room 126
Building 211 (Chemistry), room 320 (the key is in the Chemistry Department Secretary’s office)
Shoemaker and Key Duplication: Shoes, clothes, zippers and backpack repair. Sells batteries, watch straps, shoe polish, insoles, shoelaces and key duplication. Location and open hours: Student Union building (107), Sun-Thu 9:00-16:00.
Adjacent to campus is the Ramat-Ilan Commercial Center. The center contains restaurants and food stands; a bank (Discount); photocopy, document printing and binding services (‘for students’); a supermarket; a café-bakery; a pharmacy; a barber; laundry and dry-cleaning services; gift shops; and a notary’s office.
Approximately a 15-minute walk from campus, at the center of Givat Shmuel, is HaGiva Mall.
Food and Drink
Minimarket: food and home products, including: sandwiches, salads, microwavable meals, toasts, pizza, baked goods and hot drinks. A microwave and toaster oven are available.
Location and open hours (during the school year): Student House (107), 7:30-20:00.
For information on available food on campus.