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Pitt FreshFest

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER SCHEDULE Schedule is tentative and is subject to change. Friday, August 19th 9:30 AM • Breakfast at Hillel JUC 10:30 AM • Unfiltered Campus Tour 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM • Panel discussions, breakout sessions by major, and lunch on Forbes Ave 3:00 PM • Ice cream social with upper-class students 4:00 PM • Downtime before Shabbat 6:15 PM • Shabbat Services… read more

Pitt FreshFest

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER SCHEDULE Schedule is tentative and is subject to change. Thursday, August 18th 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM • Move in and visit Hillel staff at our table on the quad behind Towers 4:00 – 7:00 PM • Ice breakers, activities, and dinner at Hillel JUC 7:00 – 9:30 PM • Evening activity around Pittsburgh FreshFest is the… read more

Pitt Senior Send-Off Brunch

All graduating seniors, you’re invited to join us for the Pitt Hillel Senior Send-Off Brunch! Come celebrate your graduation with us at The Yard Shadyside on Sunday, April 24th from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Text “Senior” to 412-981-1801 to RSVP today! We’ll be providing brunch, drinks, and graduation gifts for all in attendance!

Reading Day Wellness Tabling

Spend your Reading Day participating in small Wellness activities and grabbing Wellness Goodies with Zoe and Kari.

CMU Study Break for Dinner with Zoe

Take a break from the first day of final exams and grab some dinner with Zoe in Legacy Plaza! Coupons will be provided for either the Tartan Express Kosher Food Truck or the Tahini Mediterranean station.

CMU Senior Send-Off

Celebrate our many amazing graduating seniors at CMU-Hillel’s annual Senior Send-Off! Come hear seniors reminisce of the ‘before-times’, write them some notes, and play some games. Also come for an amazing hot brunch! Seniors, please sign-up at

CMU Shabbat Dinner

Celebrate the Last Day of Classes at the Hillel JUC with a delicious Shabbat dinner!

CMU Painting the Fence for Yom Ha’Shoah

Come together as a CMU community in remembrance of the lives lost during the Holocaust by painting The Fence together. A brief, student-led memorial service will occur, and everyone will have the chance to place a flag in memorial of the lives lost. Sign up below if you would like to participate in reading a… read more

Pesach Shabbat with Hillel JUC

5:30 PM • Jewish Learning with Cantor Stefanie Greene 6:30 PM • Pesach Shabbat Dinner at Hillel JUC Menu: Kosher Chicken Roots Bowls

Café Ivrit

Café Ivrit will be this Thursday, April 7th from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Starbucks on Fifth! Join us for coffee and conversation b’ivrit!

Hillel Jewish Learning: Passover Edition!

Shir HaShirim: A Blossoming Romance Shir HaShirim is one of the most sensual and romantic texts in Tanakh. This descriptive and evocative poetry provides great insight into intimate relationships through a Jewish lens. You’re probably thinking: “But what does that have to do with Passover?!” Join us as we explore the surprising connection between Passover and theories of relationship… read more

Hillel Jewish Learning: Passover Edition!

Stories of Liberation: What does it mean to be free? Each year around our Seder tables, we retell the story of how the Jewish people were enslaved by Pharaoh in Egypt, and finally escaped to march their way to freedom by crossing the Red Sea. What does this story mean to us today? What are… read more

Shabbat Dinner

Breakfast for Dinner! Menu: Challah, Waffles with Syrup, Sausage, Hash Browns, Salad, Black & White Cookies *vegetarian & gluten free options available!*

Pitt Shabbat

5:30 PM | Kavanah Services in 2nd Floor Activities Room of Hillel JUC 6:30 PM | Dinner Menu: Challah, Burrito Bowl with Spanish Rice, Fajita Chicken (or Tofu), Black Beans, Pico de Gallo, Corn Salad, Chipotle Mayo, Chips & Salsa. Text “SHABBAT” to (412) 981-1801 to RSVP!

Pesach Lunch

Menu: Herb Crusted Salmon, Roasted Potatoes, House Salad, 7 Layer Cake

Pesach Lunch

Menu: Matzo Ball Soup, Grilled Chicken, Potato Kugel, Salad, Fresh Fruit

Pesach Lunch

Menu: Meatloaf, Broccoli & Carrots, Mashed Potatoes and Almond Macaroons