Browsing: Student Interest Groups



Our 21+ community is something special for our upperclassmen! We meet for l’chaims, provide learning opportunities, and help our upperclassmen with networking and continuing their Jewish journey!

Achayot Shel Carnegie Mellon

Achayot Shel Carnegie Mellon is a community for Jewish CMU students who are in a conversation with Jewish womenwood. We are committed to developing values of Jewish Identity, Leadership, Tikun Olam, Scholarship, and Self-Love. Achayot’s goal is to empower Jewish feminism at CMU.


Interested in joining our weekly Orthodox minyan for Friday night services? Want to join us for a Shabbat morning or a Rosh Chodesh minyan? Join our Group Chat! We are looking for anyone interested in supporting the Minyan Group by joining our Minyan Committee! Interested? Let us know below: Loading…

Summer with Hillel

Are you spending the summer in Pittsburgh? Sign-up below to hear about Hillel JUC’s Summer Shabbat Dinners, DIY opportunities this summer, and Hillel groups going together to fun Pittsburgh summer events.

Student Coalition for Israel at Pitt (SCIP)

Student Coalition for Israel at Pitt is a pro-Israel student organization. We are committed to educating and raising awareness of the political and cultural aspects of Israel. Our goals are to bring the spirit of Israel to Pitt students, raise awareness of Israel, educate the Pitt campus community about politics and culture relating to Israel,… read more

Tzedeck Coalition

The Tzedek coalition brings together diverse students from Pitt to participate in service learning programs.

[email protected] (First Year Students of Hillel)

First-year students are invited to join [email protected] where they can meet fellow first-year Jewish students and find guidance and support from upperclassmen on your transition to CMU. Returning students are encouraged to come to share their CMU wisdom and help out a fellow Jewish Tartan!

CMU Greek Team

Jewish students in CMU’s Greek Life community are joined together for mingling and socializing with CMU Greek Team!

Tartans 4 Israel

Discover, explore and learn about Israeli culture, ground-breaking innovation, and much more right on Carnegie Mellon’s campus!


Pittsburgh’s premiere collegiate Jewish a Capella group! Open to all Pittsburgh-area students, auditions are every semester with performances regularly across Pittsburgh’s Jewish community. Check them out on YouTube!   Also check out their performance at Kol HaOlam 2017: The 7th Annual National Collegiate Jewish A Capella Championship Competition! Hillelujah is a relatively new group established in 2015…. read more

Pitt Jewish Greek Life Association

JGLA brings together Jewish members of Pitt’s Greek Life for socializing, learning, and monthly community service opportunities.

[email protected] (First Year Students of Hillel)

FYSH (First Year Students of Hillel) is THE community for new faces at Pitt. We provide individualized mentorship to students, matching them with upperclass “bigs” to help navigate the many opportunities of Jewish life on campus with a friend!

Challah for Hunger at Pitt

Challah for Hunger raises money for hunger-related charities in the most delicious way possible: through challah. Students join to bake and braid challah at Hillel JUC and then sell the challah to the community.

70 Faces Magazine

70 Faces is more than a Jewish student literary magazine! We are a welcoming arts community offering opportunities to share art, poetry, writing, music, videos and more. Join us for an open mic night, crafting party, or submit your work to our magazine. Click Here To Read 70 Faces Magazine