Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating undergraduate students for productive, creative and reflective lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Its 2,200 undergraduates come from 30 states and 12 countries. The university is located in Selinsgrove, Pa., a town of about 5,000 situated on the banks of the Susquehanna River, 50 miles north of the state capital, Harrisburg. The campus is about 90 minutes from the Pocono Mountain recreational areas, and about a three-hour drive from New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
Hillel is housed in the Goldstein Weiss Hillel House located at the central location of the intersection of Pine and University. It is a space where students regularly relax, snack or watch TV. Hillel welcomes students to participate in a wide variety of programs. Students enjoy coming together each week for a student cooked shabbat dinner. Hillel is an active student organization, with a leadership committed to creating a welcoming space for students regardless of background.
In addition to Hillel students can obtain a minor in Jewish and Israel studies.