• Israel Independence Day BBQ!

    Thursday, May 12 11 am-4 pm 
    UWM Splaights Plaza

    Join Panthers for Israel in a celebration of Israel's birthday.

    Take ...

  • De-Stress Fest

    Tuesday, May 10 7 pm-9 pm

    It's that time of the semester again! Come take a break from studying and ...

  • Shabbat Dinner!

    Friday, May 6 at Hillel

    Come take a break from studying, and join us for Shabbat services and dinner! Services ...

  • Yamim 2016



Beautiful prints of one of Barbara Kohl-Spiro's pieces are available for purchase at Hillel (3053 N. Stowell Ave.) for $100.  You may have your print signed by the artist! All proceeds benefit Hillel Milwaukee.

Our Building


The Hillel Student Center - Joseph and Vera Zilber Building

Our building, opened in July 2009, has won two design awards: a 2011 Merit Award from the American Institute of Architects-Wisconsin, and a 2010 Mayor's Design Award in the category of "Live. Work. Harmony."

The building incorporates twenty-four green-building practices. Learn more »

The Hillel facility may be available for rental under certain circumstances.
Please contact Marc Cohen
 for more details at or

  • Panthers for Israel

    Panthers for Israel is dedicated to educating UWM students on the Middle East conflict, Israeli culture, Israel as a whole and so much more. Join us in our peaceful movement to counteract hate with love and show UWM how great Israel really is. 

    Contact if you are interested in supporting this new student organization. 

  • Amazon Smile

    We are excited to announce that we are now partnered with Amazon Smile! Use this link to shop at Amazon and put Hillel the Foundation for Jewish Campus Life in Milwaukee, WI as your organization of choice. Every time you purchase something 05% will be donated to Hillel! Thanks for your support!

  • Hillel Milwaukee Announces Program of Excellence

    Local Initiative Parallels International Strategic Implementation Plan

    Hillel Milwaukee is excited to announce our participation in Hillel International’s Strategic Implementation Plan, known as, “The Drive to Excellence.” The goal is to implement best practices for supporting Jewish student life on as many campuses and in as many communities as possible.

    The plan defines an excellent campus Hillel as having five key elements: 

    • Jewish educational vision and plan
    • Israel education and engagement
    • A talented executive director
    • Student engagement and leadership
    • Capacity and operational excellence

    Coincident with this announcement, Hillel Milwaukee is excited to welcome ...

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