Explore Hillel at the University of New Mexico

Hillel at UNM offers a variety of activities for Jewish students in the comfortable, home-like atmosphere of the Aaron David Bram Hillel House located on campus. Activities include: weekly Shabbat evening services and home-cooked meals with vegetarian options; Havdalah; Rosh Hodesh events for women; social functions; Jewish and Israeli film viewings; Judaic and Hebrew study groups; lectures and cultural events; community service opportunities; and inter-faith gatherings. Hillel celebrates Jewish identity and builds leaders. Shabbat meals and social events are popular within the small Jewish student population on campus.

Undergraduate Enrollment

250 Jewish Students (1.5%*)
16,662 Students
*Percent of population

Graduate Enrollment

250 Jewish Students (4.1%*)
6,131 Students
*Percent of population

Jewish Experience

  • Served by Hillel Yes
  • Religious Services Available Yes
  • Hillel Rabbi/Senior Jewish Educator No
  • Kosher Food Available No
  • Birthright Israel Participation Yes
  • Alt Break Participation No
  • Jewish Studies Offered Yes
  • Jewish Studies Major or Minor None
  • Study Abroad in Israel Unknown
  • Israel Fellow No
  • JLIC Educator No
  • Hillel Mental Health/Wellness Staff No

Campus Climate for Jewish Students

Religious Services

We have brief (30 minute) egalitarian services before Shabbat dinner.

Frequency: Friday night only

Additional Campus Information

  • Private/Public Public
  • Acceptance Rate 49%
  • U.S. Region Western
  • Commuter/Residential Commuter
  • Tuition In-State $8,862
  • Tuition Out-of-State $26,622
  • Out-of-State/Int’l 15% / 3%
  • Greek Life Yes

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The Aaron David Bram Hillel House 1701 Sigma Chi Road, NE
Albuquerque NM 87106 US
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