American Jewish University in Los Angeles, California.

American Jewish University

#57, overall score 56.67/100

Fun Fact:

AJU’s mascot is called Zion the Lion.

ACADEMICS Score: 15/30

  • Score: 15/30
  • Acceptance rate: 96%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 7:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • Tuition: $30,182
  • Room & board costs: $16,112
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $8,972
  • Scholarship for Jewish students: Yes

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Los Angeles
  • Region: West
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 125
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 125
  • Jewish population share: 100%
  • Student origin: 15% in-state / 85% out-of-state

ISRAEL Score: 13/20

  • Score: 13/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 1
  • School-approved study abroad program in Israel: Yes
  • Israel-related clubs: Israel Action
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 22/40

  • Score: 22/40
  • Hillel: None
  • Chabad: None
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: None
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Can you get kosher food on the school meal plan? Yes
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 51 (24 Orthodox, 13 Conservative, 14 Reform)
  • Eruv: Yes
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