Jewish Studies at BU

Do you prefer small classes to large lecture courses?

Wonder what connects Jews, Christians, and Muslims?

Interested in learning more about Jewish thought and history, the Holocaust, Israeli society or global cultures of the Jews?

Are you looking for a diverse and supportive academic community?

Then the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies is the place for YOU.

The Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies offers courses in Jewish Studies and in Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Studies. Learn in the intimate space of our historic building, enjoy small classes, and explore a field rich in tradition and contemporary meanings. We also offer co-curricular events, including sponsored lectures, conferences, and exhibitions.