FAQs

Q: How many Jewish students are at Amherst?

     A: There are approximately 200 Jewish students at Amherst, which is just over 10% of the overall student population.

Q: I'm not very religious, is there a place for me at Hillel?

     A: Hillel is the main Jewish organization on campus, and we welcome everybody, including non-Jewish students.

Q: I come from a very observant Jewish background, is there a place for me at Hillel?