Jewish Life at RU

An estimated 5,000 Jewish students are enrolled at Rutgers. Various student organizations are available on campus, including Rutgers Hillel, the Jewish Student Union, and the Jewish Community Service Organization. Students can attend religious services on campus or at local synagogues affiliated with the Reform, Conservative, Orthodox, and Reconstructionist movements. Rutgers Hillel offers a variety of activities and programs for students.

ACADEMICS

Jewish IconDepartment of Jewish Studies, School of Arts and Sciences

12 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
848-932-2033
Department Chair: Paola Tartakoff
Undergraduate Director: Michal Raucher


COMMUNITY PROGRAMS AND OUTREACH

bildner photoThe Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life

12 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
848-932-2033
Academic Director: Nancy Sinkoff
Managing Director: Karen Small


LIFE ON CAMPUS

HillelRutgers Hillel

70 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
732-545-2407 
Director:  Andrew Getraer
 

ChabadChabad House

70 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ
732-296-1800
Director: Rabbi Goodman
For information on housing: Chabad of Central New Jersey