28 Great Schools For Going Jewish Greek by the Forward

28 Great Schools For Going Jewish Greek

There was a time when Jews were shut out from fraternities and sororities, those hallowed institutions that today can claim up to 9 million current college students as members. But just as Greek life has evolved, from “Animal House” emulators to charitable foundations, so, too, have the ways in which Jews are involved — especially in organizations that are officially or historically Jewish.

With such a wide array of options available to those interested in pledging a Jewish brotherhood or sisterhood, how can a bright-eyed freshman make an informed decision? Fear no longer. Below, find out which schools are the best for all those who want to ignore the Maccabees and get down with the Greeks.

American University

Binghamton University

Boston University

Brandeis University

Cornell University

Hofstra University

Indiana University Bloomington

Michigan State University

Rutgers University

Syracuse University

The Ohio State University

Tulane University

University of Alabama

University of Arizona

University of California, Davis

University of California, Los Angeles

University of Connecticut

University of Florida

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

University of Maryland, College Park

University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Miami

• [University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)](Twin Cities “University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)”)

University of Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh

• University of Texas at Austin

• University of Washington

• University of Wisconsin–Madison

28 Great Schools For Going Jewish Greek

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Laura E. Adkins is the Forward’s deputy opinion editor. Contact her at adkins@forward.com or on Twitter, @Laura_E_Adkins


Laura E. Adkins

Laura E. Adkins

Laura E. Adkins is the Forward’s Opinion Editor. Follow her on Twitter @Laura_E_Adkins or email adkins@forward.com.

28 Great Schools For Going Jewish Greek

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