Hillel Foundation for Jewish Campus Life
Contact: Rabbi Kenneth Weiss
Houston Hillel serves Jewish college students in the Greater Houston area by encouraging and actively sponsoring activities--including organizing and/or supporting a broad array of Jewish social, religious, cultural, educational, and community service programs that enrich the Jewish identity of Jewish students and faculty at Houston's university and college campuses. Hillel also represents Jewish students and the Houston Jewish community to the administration of Houston's institutions of higher learning and maintains visibility on campuses in interfaith functions. Houston Hillel serves students at Rice University, the University of Houston, Baylor University Medical School, the Law Center at the University of Houston, South Texas College of Law, University of Texas Medical School, University of St. Thomas, Houston Community College, the University of Texas Medical School at Galveston, and Sam Houston State University. Houston Hillel is a Community Partner of the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston and a beneficiary of the community's Annual United Jewish Campaign.