Welcome to Maryland Hillel!

Sign up for these events to help you meet new friends, experience Jewish life on campus, and get settled.

Welcome Back Shabbat

Aug. 24 • Services (7 PM) and Dinner (8:15 PM) • RHC: Hang out in the front garden, stay for services, and/or schmooze over free Shabbat dinner.

Opening BBQ

Aug. 28 • 5–7 PM • RHC: Enjoy free food, get info from Jewish student groups and Greek chapters, and catch up with friends! RSVP now.

JSU Field Night

Aug. 26 • 8 PM • Engineering Field: Join the Jewish Student Union for glow-in-the-dark fun and games and free t-shirts!

North Campus Bagel Club

Aug. 29 • 10–11:30 AM • La Plata Beach: Stop by before or after class for bagels with other North Campus and Freshmen Connection students.

Late Night

Aug. 30 & Sept. 6 • 8 PM • RHC: Save this date for free Maryland Dairy ice cream, coffee, fun times, and chill vibes.

North Campus Shabbat

Aug. 31 • 5 PM • CCC: Relax and unwind after your first week of classes with challah, grape juice, and a casual Shabbat dinner.

Freshman Camping Trip

Sept. 2-3 • 3 PM • Meet at RHC: Spend the night playing games and camping with new friends! RSVP by Aug. 30.

High Holidays

Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur: Connect with us during the holidays for services (Conservative, Reform, Orthodox) and meals.


Stay Involved

Birthright Israel

Go on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Israel this January! Get ahead of the game and sign up now.

Student Groups

Watch the calendar and our Facebook page for ways to get involved with the many Jewish student groups.

Let’s Meet!

Fill out the Get Involved form to meet up with a Maryland Hillel staff member for coffee or ice cream.