Dean of Students Affairs

Dr. Yitzhak Oron, the dean of student affairs deals with a wide spectrum of general and personal problems that students might encounter and takes every action within his power to resolve them. The following matters, among others, fall under the dean’s jurisdiction: IDC Herzliya scholarships that are based on financial need; assistance for students with learning disabilities and other special-needs groups such as new immigrants and students with physical disabilities. The dean also handles issues related to reserve duty (e.g. requests to shorten or postpone reserve duty) and oversees the department that assists students who perform reserve duty, the Psychological Counseling Service and the Study Skills Center. He also helps students deal with personal (non-academic) problems. In addition, he serves as a commissioner of student complaints, receiving and addressing any complaints students may want to make regarding any aspect of IDC Herzliya.