National Union of Israeli Students
The National Union of Israeli students (NUIS) is the largest and sole organization representing over 300,000 students in 64 to higher education institutes and vocational schools.
The Student Union's activity is widespread and includes a variety of activities portraying its worldview regarding the students' role, responsibilities and benefits within the Israeli society. The Union is comprised of professional departments enacting the decisions made for and with the student community in addition to local student unions in each of the higher education institutes.
The central role of the Union is to protect the students status and rights while at the same time strengthen its social purpose as the leading body driving lively activity among the general population – to which the citizens of Israel were exposed during the social protest of 2011 and over the years that the Union has been involved in many social projects that have demonstrated their benefits in Israeli society.