Explore Hillel of DallasHillel at SMU is your Jewish home away from home, a group for meaningful relationships, joyful Jewish celebrations, deep conversations, service, learning, and fun activities. Under the leadership of our Director, Rabbi Heidi Coretz, our Student Board and our Advisory Board, Hillel at SMU is a thriving organization serving a population of three hundred and fifty Jewish students at SMU. Some regular programs we offer include Bagel Mondays, the Jewish Learning Fellowship, Shabbat dinners, and Jewish holiday celebrations. Through our sacred work on campus, we endeavor to make a difference in the lives of our members as they strengthen the Jewish people and work to change the world.
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- Served by Hillel Yes
- Religious Services Available No
- Rabbi/Jewish Educator on Campus No
- Kosher Food Available No
- Birthright Israel Participation No
- Alt Break Participation No
- Jewish Studies Offered Yes
- Jewish Studies Major or Minor Minor
- Study Abroad in Israel Accepts credit for Israel study abroad
- Israel Fellow No
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- Private/Public Private
- Acceptance Rate 47%
- U.S. Region South
- Commuter/Residential Residential
- Tuition In-State $55,012
- Tuition Out-of-State $55,012
- Out-of-State/Int’l 59% / 4%
- Greek Life Yes
Check out some of the scholarships available for Southern Methodist University Jewish undergraduate students.
Donald J. Grossfield Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Donald J. Grossfeld to fund scholarships for a Jewish student at Southern Methodist University [undergraduate (sophomore and older), or graduate student]. Financial need and academic merit will both be considered.
Martin Samuelsohn Scholarship
Established by Martin Samuelsohn to encourage Jewish students to attend his alma mater, Southern Methodist University School of Law. Candidates must be enrolled in or applying for full-time study at Southern Methodist University School of Law. Academic excellence, financial need, and community involvement will be considered.
The Hillel College Guide aims to provide you with a snapshot of each local Hillel’s makeup and offerings. We recognize that there may be more information you need in order to better understand the campus reality, particularly around issues of diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility. If you would like additional information about a given campus’ offerings or action steps in those areas, please reach out to us at [email protected].