Campus Life


Campus Life

As any student who has experienced a rich campus life would likely agree, the quality of a campus is measured not only by the quality of its academics, but also by the social life it offers.

Most students at Ariel University the intimate, community atmosphere created by living close to classmates on or near campus.

Wherever there are students, there are social activities. AU’s active student union sponsors numerous events during the school year – from the opening of the academic semesters, to the annual Purim party, and climaxed by Student Day events held just before exams at the end of the academic year.

Over the course of the year, the university hosts popular artists and key public figures for appearances and lectures on campus on topics relevant to academia and current affairs.

The main campus synagogue, Bet Shalom, is a gathering place for students, offering a rich community experience on weekdays, weekends and holidays.

An annual event is held every year for alumni to stay in touch with the university and each other.

The Student Services Center

The professional and dedicated team of professionals at Student Services Center provides assistance and services for the needs and welfare of students during their studies, and even beforehand.

The trained staff of professional provides students with individually tailored solutions to academic, administrative and personal problems.

The Student Services Center, located in Building 7 on the Milken Campus (upper campus) is open Sunday-Wednesday 8:30-13:00, 14:30-16:00, and Thursday 8:30-13:00, 14:30-15:00.

Student Housing

A number of student housing options are available on campus in comfortable modern dormitory buildings or in mobile homes surrounded by trees and greenery.

Student housing website

Sports and Fitness Facilities

A modern and well-equipped indoor gym facility is available to students on campus (Dormitory Building 102), as well as an outdoor basketball court (adjacent to Building 52.

For a very modest fee, students may also enjoy the wide range of facilities available at the Lowell Milken Family Sports and Recreation Complex, including a year-round swimming pool. The complex is located within a short walking distance of the campus.

Convenience Stores, Supermarkets, Shops and Eateries

A convenience store, including fruits, vegetables and grocery items is located in at 27 Ramat Hagolan Street in Dormitory Building 102.

Open from 07:30-23:00
Telephone: 03-9936863

Larger supermarkets and general shopping areas are located close to campus in the City of Ariel. There are a number of cafeterias, cafes and eateries on campus and throughout the city.


A coin-operated laundromat located near the dormitory office is open 24 hours a day.


Daycare Center

A daycare center for children aged 3 weeks to 3 years is located on campus. For further information, contact:

Wifi and High-speed Internet

Free wifi is available throughout the campus. Additional high-speed internet services may be purchased through various external suppliers.