At the Towson University Hillel, our goal is to provide a vibrant Jewish Community and an infrastructure that shapes the next generation of Jewish leaders. Through a variety of campus and community based programs, Hillel engages students in ways they feel most comfortable expressing their Judaism, while embarking on their college journey at Towson University. Our mission is to enrich the lives of Jewish students so that they may enrich the Jewish people and the world.


27Jan 2017

Welcome Back Shabbat

January 27, 2017

Welcome back to campus, tigers! The semester will soon be back in full swing, and with that let’s celebrate week 1 together as a community with a Shabbat celebration on campus. Below are the details for the evening. LOCATION: West Village Commons Ballroom A TIME: February 3rd, 6pm – Services, 7pm – Dinner Please RSVP […]

22Nov 2016

This is a question I had often been asked throughout my childhood, especially in school. My answer: YES! I’m not going to lie though. For the longest time as a kid, I thought Jews did not typically celebrate Thanksgiving. I come from an interfaith family where my mother is Jewish and my dad grew up […]

19Aug 2016

Hillel FAQ

August 19, 2016

To start the school year off right, here’s a brief FAQ so we don’t mix up our Hamans and our Moses’. 1) First off, what is Towson Hillel? Towson Hillel is a home for Jewish students where they can participate in tikkun olam (community service), Jewish learning, social events, holidays and Shabbat. All are welcome to […]