Haebler Memorial Chapel at Goucher College in Towson, Md.

Goucher College

#T-71, overall score 53.34/100

Fun Fact:

Students at Goucher created the popular campus game Humans vs. Zombies.

ACADEMICS Score: 10/30

  • Score: 10/30
  • Acceptance rate: 79%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 11:1
  • Jewish studies major: Minor
  • Israel studies major: No

FINANCES

  • Tuition: $43,416
  • Room & board costs: $12,300
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $27,416

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Towson, Md.
  • Region: Mid-Atlantic
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Liberal Arts: Yes
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 1,478
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 450
  • Jewish population share: 30%
  • Student origin: 28% in-state/72% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: III
  • NCAA team: Gophers
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Guilty Swallows, All You Can Eat

ISRAEL Score: 13/20

  • Score: 13/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 10
  • School-approved study abroad program in Israel: Yes
  • Israel-related clubs: Go-pher Israel
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 23.67/40

  • Score: 23.67/40
  • Hillel: Goucher Hillel
  • Chabad: Chabad-Lubavitch of Towson
  • OU-JLIC: No
  • Meor: No
  • Jewish fraternities: None
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Can you get kosher food on the school meal plan? Yes
  • Average Shabbat attendance – Chabad: 60
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 19 (10 Orthodox, 5 Conservative, 4 Reform)
  • Eruv: No
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: Jonah Goldberg
  • Where do Jewish students come from? All over the country
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