Who We Are

Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life is the largest Jewish campus organization in the world. Established in 1923, Hillel now serves students at more than 550 colleges and communities worldwide. By encouraging students to take ownership of their Jewish journeys, Hillel seeks to inspire every Jewish student to make an enduring commitment to Jewish life. Hillel seeks to enrich the lives of Jewish undergraduate and graduate students so that they may enrich the Jewish people and the world. Hillel is committed to:

  • Creating a pluralistic, welcoming, and inclusive environment;
  • Fostering student growth and the balance in being distinctively Jewish and universally human;
  • Advancing social justice, Jewish learning, and spirituality;
  • Embracing Israel and global Jewish peoplehood;
  • Delivering excellence, innovation, accountability, and results.