Welcome to the Department of Judaic Studies
History • Philosophy • Literature • American Judaism • Hebrew • Yiddish
Religious Studies • Israel Studies • Holocaust Studies
Sephardi and Mizrahi Studies
Apply for our new Honors Program
Read details here.
Summer and Fall 2019 course offerings
Summer is a great time to meet some of your required Gen Eds!
Please view Summer and Fall course descriptions here.
Our Department offers a wide range of courses including history, philosophy, literature, Israel Studies, Hebrew language, Yiddish language, and religious studies.
Credit Bearing Community Internships Fall 2019
Work in a local dayschool, put on a museum exhibition, develop a local archive, write for the regional paper -- all for credit. For more information read here.
Areas of Study
The heart of the undergraduate program in Judaic Studies is found in a student's "Area of Study." Judaic Studies students shape their degree around a set of courses they choose. Students may focus their studies in Jewish history, philosophy, Yiddish culture, Judaism in America, Holocaust studies, Israel studies, religious studies, literature, and more.
BU offers courses in Hebrew and Yiddish for all levels. They meet Harpur FL requirement.
For more information about courses and placement, contact Professor Shoer (Hebrew) or Professor Glasman (Yiddish).
Open House - Homecoming Weekend
Friday | 20 September | 3:30 - 5 pm | LT 1310
For more detailed overview of Upcoming and Past Events, please visit our Events page.
For all inquiries please click here.
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