Hillel at EMU is a welcoming "home away from home" for students of all Jewish backgrounds to socialize and explore Jewish life. Hillel at EMU facilitates students` ideas and provides opportunities to hang out with friends, celebrate Jewish holidays, participate in Tzedek/Social Justice, and have meaningful Jewish experiences in a variety of ways. Shabbat services and dinners are offered twice per month and are generally free to EMU and Washtenaw Community College students. Hillel offers First Year Students at EMU special opportunities to meet each other and participate in Jewish campus life. Hillel at EMU offers student the opportunity to participate in Taglit Birthright Israel and Alternative Spring Break trips.