Upcoming Parent Programs

USC Hillel is committed to building community among our parents and families, and to serving as a resource for you throughout your student’s USC experience.

Please join us for the following USC Hillel Parents Association events:

Shuk Online

November 8 – 14

Support student run businesses! Adapted from our annual Shuk on Campus event, this website will showcase USC student businesses and products. From jewelry to merchandise, food and art prints the Shuk will have something for everyone. More information coming soon.

Pod-Based Parent Groups:

Although we may be dispersed, USC Hillel is committed to keeping families connected and deepening friendships among Hillel parents and students. USC Hillel is facilitating the creation of family pods based on your geographic location. These groups will give you the opportunity to connect socially and spiritually with other Jewish Trojan families in your area.

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Past Events:

A Perfect Bite of Hillel

As part of Trojan Family Weekend

Join us for a Challah braiding workshop with USC Hillel student leaders and explore how we weave together Jewish learning, ritual, wellness, social Justice, and Israel engagement to build our campus community. 

A Rosh Hashanah Jewish Trojan Family Gathering

Mark the last day of 5780 with your Jewish Trojan Family! We’ll hear the shofar, craft blessings for ourselves and our loved ones, and reflect on the past year together. Students, parents, alumni and their families are invited to join our student leadership and USC Hillel Executive Director Dave Cohn for this meaningful induction to the Holy Days.

Parents Campus Resource Panel & Reception

Nothing helps you learn more about USC and Hillel than hearing directly from students, faculty, and staff. Join us for our Parent Campus Resource Panel, which will feature a Q and A session with with top campus leadership.Immediately following the panel, our Board of Directors will host a reception that will give you an opportunity to connect with other Trojan families and our student leadership. 

Online Workshop: Adjusting to the New Normal

Please join USC Hillel for our first parent workshop in which we will provide strategies and insights on adapting to life at home with your college student. Our Associate Director of Student Wellness, Rebecca Ruben, MSW, ASW will discuss developmental needs of college students and strategies for supporting your students through stressful, anxious, and unpredictable days at home and how to make this time richer and easier for all. 

We are proud recipients of a grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles