Explore Hillel at York University

Hillel at York features incredible Shabbat dinners, daily opportunities for a wide variety of Jewish learning, Israel advocacy, and community service. Our Hillel provides students from all walks a life an opportunity to explore their Jewish Identity through the many strands of Jewish Life.

Undergraduate Enrollment

3,500 Jewish Students (7.1%*)
49,500 Students
*Percent of population

Graduate Enrollment

500 Jewish Students (8.2%*)
6,100 Students
*Percent of population

Jewish Experience

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

Additional Campus Information

  • Private/Public Public
  • Acceptance Rate 27%
  • U.S. Region N/A
  • Commuter/Residential Commuter
  • Tuition In-State $6,981
  • Tuition Out-of-State $29,496
  • Out-of-State/Int’l 5% / 8%
  • Greek Life No

Related Scholarships

Check out some of the scholarships available for York University Jewish undergraduate students.

York University

Benarroch-Hazan Essay Prize in Sephardic Studies

Awarded annually for an outstanding essay (s) on a Sephardic topic written in any course. The prize is given in honour of the Benarroch and Hazan families

York University

Joseph Zbili Memorial Prize in Hebrew

This book prize, established in memory of Joseph Zbili, coordinator of Hebrew studies, will be awarded annually to an outstanding student in an advanced Hebrew course (3000 or 4000 level).

York University

Gertrude Jack Friedman Memorial Award

Established to assist a student in Jewish Studies to pursue a program of study and/or research at an Israeli university. To be awarded to an outstanding student, preferably a graduate student, to pursue study and/or research at an Israely university.

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Room 442, Student Centre 4700 Keele Street
Toronto ON M3J 1P3 CA
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