Prospective Students

Welcome to Hillel at Ithaca College! We have a lot to offer and are excited you are interested in learning more about Jewish Life at IC.

Thinking about coming to IC?

If you are considering coming to Ithaca, it's a good idea to visit campus and get a taste of what life is like here. Our home base at Muller Chapel is a short walk from the Office of Admission. We have Shabbat services every Friday at 6pm while classes are in session, followed by Shabbat dinner. If you'd like to join us for a Friday night Shabbat dinner or learn more about our programs, just reach out to us at

We invite you to watch our virtual campus tour "Ithaca is Gorges AND Jewish" presented by Hillel's student leaders.  

How do you do Jewish?

Whether you express your Jewish identity through religious, cultural, social, educational or social justice activities, or are just wanting to explore what being Jewish means to you, you can find a welcome at Ithaca College Hillel.  Jewish students at Ithaca College come from a wide variety of Jewish backgrounds.

Make new Friends at FreshFest.

Starting college this fall? We invite you to learn more about our small group experience- FreshFest! FreshFest 2023 runs from August 14-15th and is free!

Click here for additional information, and to register. Just scroll down until you see our description and find the link! Registration closes June 21, so sign up today!

Looking for Kosher Food?

Food offered at Hillel events is either catered by the Kosher Korner or offered kosher style. Kosher meals are available with a regular meal plan at the Kosher Korner in Terrace Dining Hall.

Ask a Hillel leader.

Have a question about Hillel? Jewish life at campus? Or something else? email and a student leader will answer your question.