Student Groups & Religious Communities

As a pluralistic community, Columbia/Barnard Hillel is the home to many different student groups and religious communities. Whether they engage in educational programming, religious services, performing arts, acts of social justice, or dialogue around Israel, each of the student groups and religious communities listed below represents one stripe on our broader pluralistic spectrum.

Education Groups


  • Yiddish Club

  • JQ

  • Wednesday Night Learning Program

  • Beit Midrash Committee

  • Nefesh

Israel Groups


  • JStreet CU

  • ThinkIsrael

  • Aryeh

  • TAMID at Columbia

Performance Groups


Religious Communities


  • Lalekhet

  • Kesher

  • Koach

  • Yavneh

Religious Life Groups


  • Shabbat Meals Committee

  • Interfaith

  • Jewish Women on Campus

Social Justice Groups