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


  • JQ

  • Wednesday Night Learning Program

  • Lishma: Jewish Learning at CBHillel

  • Nefesh

Israel Groups


Performance Groups


Religious Communities


  • Lalekhet

  • Kesher

  • Koach

  • Yavneh

Religious Life Groups


  • Shabbat Meals Committee

  • Interfaith

  • Jewish Women on Campus

Social Justice Groups