Welcome to Hillel at the Claremont Colleges!
We strive to build a close-knit community among Jewish college students and we invite you to explore the expansive Jewish life at the Claremont Colleges. Events are open to students, faculty, and staff as well as to residents of the surrounding community. We include people of all backgrounds, experiences, political views, and identities.
Please complete our 2016–2017 registration form to keep in touch.
Join us for Welcome (Back) Events in August 2016!
Hillel Welcome BBQ —
Monday August 29, 2016 — 11am to 1pm — McAlister Center
Join Claremont Hillel for a Welcome BBQ at the McAlister Center. Come by to meet some other Jewish Students at the Claremont Colleges, get some yummy BBQ food and relax with Jewish Students before classes start. We will have information about our weekly events, including Shabbat, games and more. RSVPS are helpful.
Back to School Shabbat —
Friday September 2, 2016 — 5:00pm — McAlister Center
Join Claremont Hillel for our first Shabbat of the school year. We will have smoozin with Jewish Students from all five colleges at 5pm. Reform and Conservative services will begin at 5:30. We will have a Homemade Kosher Shabbat Dinner at 6:30pm, with gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options. RSVPS are helpful.
Relax at the end of the first busy week with great singing, delicious food and new friends!
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Full schedule of services and meals will be posted soon.