The Authority for Computation
- Edmond J. Safra branch
Taylor building, Edmond J. Safra Campus
Open a Student Account
- Public computers and computer classrooms
In order to access the network from computer classrooms in the campus (including the Students' Computer center - CHAVA), you need to open an account in the following site (you will need your ID number and 4 digits personal code as they appear in the student's payment book): http://labhelp.gr.huji.ac.il
- HUJImail - Email for students
As a student of the Hebrew University's staff you are entitled to open a HUJImail e-mail account free of charge. Your e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org will accompany you for the rest of your studies at the Hebrew University and will remain at your disposal after graduation.
There is no need to register for an account, it is opened automatically for all students. Account details appears in the student's payment book. For help using HUJImail see HUJImail help. In order to enter your account go to mail.huji.ac.il.
- The Ginges Student's Computer Center (CHAVA)
The Ginges Student's Computer Center is the central computer classroom in the campus, situated in Sprinzak building. Around 180 computers are available for all campus students.
More info: http://bgcc.huji.ac.il
Dormitories Computing Services
- Liberman Building
The Liberman building's rooms are equipped with communication ports. Thus, provided you've got a computer, you can register, and setup a connection to the Internet.
More info: /services/internet/connect/pub/gr.shtml#dorms
- Public computers at Sprinzak dormitories
Public computers are available in the Sprinzak dormitories to all campus students. You will need to open an account in the following site (you will need your ID number and 4 digits personal code as they appear in the student's payment book): http://labhelp.gr.huji.ac.il
HUJImail e-mail for students
As a student/member of the Hebrew University's staff you are entitled to open a HUJImail e-mail account free of charge. Your e-mail address: email@example.com will accompany you for the rest of your studies at the Hebrew University and will remain at your disposal after graduation. More info regarding registration, expiration, quota, support, etc.: /gmail
Web access to student's home directories
Students who use computing services in our computer classrooms, have their own home directories.
There is a web access to your home directory, which means you can access your stored files from any computer that is connected to the Internet.
The connection is secured (SSL) and you will need to login with your computer classroom account. Site address: https://myfiles.huji.ac.il//
Novell services are available to all academic and administrative staff in
our campus, and offer the following advantages:
- Backup - You can store your files in the server up to
2 GB free of charge (our Novell servers are backed up
on a daily basis)
- Safe file and print sharing - We strongly recommend using
Novell services instead of Microsoft's file and print sharing.
- Access to home directories from home (for academic staff
- Open an account - Ask your departmental local support
or call PC support at 6584848:
- Novell client installation instructions for the HUJI tree
XP ; Windows 7
- Novell client installation instructions for the Calanit
tree (Administrative staff):
XP ; Windows 7
- Departmental support
If your department/Institute has its own support team, you should always
refer to them.
View the departmental local support list at our site:
- Helpdesk support
Helpdesk is a service, which focuses on telephone troubleshooting for
basic Internet services, and especially designated for home computers.
Tel. numbers: 02-6585555, 02-5883450.
- The Authority for computation - Edmond J. Safra branch
View a table of Edmond J. Safra branch support
team in the following link:
- Remote Support - hugrhelp
The University has a license agreement for SuSE products. Use our Linux - SuSE page for LOCAL online installations and updates:
Kiosks are computers which enable the public to browse to University's
More details: http://science.huji.ac.il/class.html
- Library computers
are public computers situated in the libraries, some of which require
login (Computers in the National Library, for example, do not reqire
to login). More information may be obtained by the librarians.
- Public computer at Sprinzak dormitories
Public computers are available in the Sprinzak dormitories to all campus students.
You will need to open an account in the following site (you will need your
ID number and 4 digits personal code as they appear in the student's payment
There are two ways to connect laptops in public areas in the campus:
- Public ports
There are several public ports on campus,
which students and staff of the University can use to connect their
laptops to the Internet.
More information about setting up the laptop for
the connection: /services/internet/connect/pub/gr.shtml
More information regarding location, Internet services and login is available
at our site: