TU Parents

The talented Hillel staff cherishes the chance to work with each student and seeks to offer a host of meaningful entry points into Jewish campus life.

Hillel of Towson University is here to provide your student with a solid and thriving Jewish community away from home. Towson University Hillel is at the center of a vibrant Jewish community for over 2000 university-age Jews in Towson and the metro Baltimore area. We offer students the opportunity to develop their own Jewish community with initiatives that are personally meaningful and life transforming. Through Hillel, your son or daughter will benefit from a range of opportunities geared towards helping them continue their Jewish journey into adulthood.

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Join Parents Tiger Club

Help us continue to be the home away from home.

Dedication to Towson Hillel ensures that our students identify and have experiences on campus which are rich and meaningful with Jewish culture, content and warmth. Our students are the next generation of Jewish leaders wherever they may live. Help strengthen their Jewish pride and connection now! Your meaningful contribution plays a vital role in providing a transformative Jewish experience for all of our students at Towson University’s Hillel!

First Year Students of Hillel

Your $360 donation will sponsor programs for First Year Students of Hillel (FYSH) throughout the year, sustaining their involvement and interest in Jewish life on campus during their freshman year or first year at Towson University Hillel.

Proud Parents

Your $540 donation supports a single student participating in THIC (Towson Hillel Incubator Cohort). Students learn about networking, receive leadership skills and engage new Jewish students on campus through this competitive internship.

Shabbat Facilitator

Your $720 donation enables 5 students to facilitate Shabbat in their apartments/dorms and covers the cost of these students to participate in Shabbat experiences at Hillel monthly.

Shabbat Together

Your $1800 donation will sponsor a Shabbat dinner for fifty Towson Hillel students to participate in an enriching, meaningful and delicious Shabbat dinner!

Jewish Enrichers

Your $5000 donation will partially sponsor our Jewish educator brought on board to enrich and deepen Jewish experiences and education on campus.

All Tiger Parents that donate will receive:
  1. A personal thank you card from our students
  2. Quarterly updates
  3. Special invitations to parent and family weekend events
  4. A copy of our annual report.
All Tiger Parents that donate $360.00 or more will receive in addition (to the above):
  1. Personal invitations to leadership briefings
  2. Tiger swag 

Goodbye, Back-to-School Blues

By: Janice Russell

As parents, we want our children to thrive during the fragile back-to-school season. Unfortunately, there are a multitude of reasons this might not happen. From fears of their new responsibility and social anxiety to personal problems at home and having the wrong homework setup, your child faces issues each day that you may not consider. If you find yourself with a child unable to cope with the end of summer, keep reading for ways to help them keep their cool.