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State

Yale University

13% Jewish

800
Jewish students

6,092
Total undergrads

D

ADL Antisemitism
Campus Report Card

Community Life

Jewish Fraternities
Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi)
Pro-Israel Related Clubs
Yale Friends of Israel
JStreetU
Other Israel Related Clubs
JStreetU
Perspectives: the Yale Journal on Israel and Palestine (an undergraduate publication)
Has a Birthright Trip
Arts and Culture
Yiddish Tisch
Yale Student Klezmer Band
Magevet (Jewish, Hebrew, and Israeli a cappella group)
Yale Nigun Circle
Other
Not Your Bubbe's Bakery

Religious Life

Communal Groups
Hillel
Chabad
Religious Services
Friday night services at Hillel
Friday night services at Chabad
Saturday morning services at Hillel
Saturday morning services at Chabad
High Holidays at Hillel
High Holidays at Chabad
Shabbat Dinners
Hillel
Chabad
Kosher Food/Meals
Students can select a Kosher meal plan through the university. The Lindenbaum Kosher Kitchen is part of the Yale University Dining System. Run by Slifka Dining, the Kosher Kitchen offers Kosher breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the week as well as family-style Shabbat meals and Sunday brunch and dinner. Every other Sunday's brunch is bagels. OU-JLIC; Yale Hillel and Young Israel House at Yale (a group that represents the Orthodox community at Yale) are based in the Joseph Slifka Center for Jewish Life on campus.

Academic Life

Jewish Studies
Major and Minor
Study Aboard in Israel
Professional Development Clubs
Tamid