Through sound leadership, CFHU successfully identifies goals and achieves notable milestones.

Canadian Friends of Hebrew University provides direct funding and is a catalyst in developing key collaborative medical research partnerships between Canada and Israel.


Our Board of Directors is made up of ex-faculty and alumni as well as business leaders, entrepreneurs, and educational figures. Their goal is to help guide CFHU in decisions impacting students, faculty, research studies and departments at the university, in HU’s efforts to become leaders of the global educational landscape.


The Hebrew University awards honorary degrees to persons who have distinguished themselves by academic or creative achievement, who have rendered outstanding service to the university, or whose activities have been of notable benefit to humanity, the State of Israel, or the Jewish people.