Explore Hillel at Binghamton

Hillel at Binghamton provides a pluralistic environment where Jewish students from all backgrounds can explore, celebrate, travel, learn, volunteer, and grow. As one of the most active student organization on campus, Hillel at Binghamton provides a wide array of social, cultural, educational, and religious programming to the 3,700 Jewish students at Binghamton University. Whether your passion is volunteering, traveling, exploring your future career, celebrating Shabbat and holidays, listening to Israeli music, or hanging out with friends, Hillel has something for you.

Undergraduate Enrollment

3,700 Jewish Students (25.7%*)
14,398 Students
*Percent of population

Graduate Enrollment

250 Jewish Students (6.4%*)
3,910 Students
*Percent of population

Jewish Experience

  • Served by Hillel Yes
  • Religious Services Available Yes
  • Hillel Rabbi/Senior Jewish Educator Yes
  • Kosher Food Available Yes
  • Birthright Israel Participation Yes
  • Alt Break Participation No
  • Jewish Studies Offered Yes
  • Jewish Studies Major or Minor Minor, Major
  • Study Abroad in Israel University sponsored program, University approved programs, Accepts credit for Israel study abroad
  • Israel Fellow Yes
  • JLIC Educator Yes
  • Hillel Mental Health/Wellness Staff No

Campus Climate for Jewish Students

Kosher Dining

Binghamton University provides Kosher dining on campus. Located in one of the dining halls, there is the "Kosher Korner" which is open 3 meals per day except Shabbat. On Shabbat and holidays, Hillel provides Kosher meals. In addition, there is packaged to-go kosher food available in every other dining hall.

Options: University meal plan-no extra cost

Religious Services

Hillel at Binghamton offers Friday night services - Reform, Conservative and Orthodox options are available. On Saturday mornings there are Orthodox services weekly and Conservative services monthly. Weekly Shabbat lunch and Seudah/Havdalah

Frequency: Contact this hillel

Additional Campus Information

  • Private/Public Public
  • Acceptance Rate 41%
  • U.S. Region Northeast
  • Commuter/Residential Residential
  • Tuition In-State $7,070
  • Tuition Out-of-State $24,910
  • Out-of-State/Int’l 11% / 4%
  • Greek Life Yes

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A student holds a lulav and etrog in a sukkah.

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Binghamton NY 13902 US
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