Welcome Class of 2022!

We are so exice cream socialcited to welcome the Class of 2022 to Harvard Hillel! Look below to see what's coming up at Hillel for the Class of 2022.

Reach out to Rebecca Powell or VP Community Building Rebecca Thau '20 if you have any questions




Visitas 2018

What is Visitas and when is it?
Visitas is Harvard's weekend for accepted students. Visitas Weekend for the Class of 2022 is Saturday, April 21–Monday, April 23. For information about Visitas, please visit the Freshmen Dean's Office's website or call them at 617-495-1574.

I'm Shabbat-observant and/or want to experience Shabbat with Harvard Hillel. Can I arrive early and will there be a place for me to stay?
When signing up for Visitas, you should indicate that you want to arrive early. The Freshmen Dean's Office should be able to help you arrange accomodations; you can reach them at 617-495-1574. If you have any problems or questions about Shabbat accomodations, please email Harvard Hillel.

Where is Harvard Hillel located?
Harvard Hillel's building, Rosovsky Hall, is located in the heart of campus at 52 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge, MA 02138.

I have more questions about Harvard Hillel and/or Harvard Hillel's events during Visitas. Whom should I contact?
You can reach out to us anytime at harvardhillel@harvard.edu. You can also call our front desk between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at 617-495-4695.

What activities will Harvard Hillel be sponsoring during Visitas Weekend?
Harvard Hillel is pleased to invite pre-frosh to the following events during Visitas:

ShabbatVisitas Shabbat
Experience a warm and welcoming Shabbat dinner with Harvard Hillel! Dinner begins at 7:45 on Friday, April 20, with denominational services preceding. 

Student Conservative Minyan Services: 6:30 p.m. in Smith Hall
Reform Minyan Services: 5:45 p.m. in Rabb Hall
Orthodox Minyan Services: 7:15 in Beren Hall

Shabbat services and dinner will take place at Harvard Hillel's Rosovsky Hall.

Bagel brunchBagel Brunch
Enjoy bagels, lox, cream cheese, and coffee while making new friends!

Bagel brunch will take place from 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 22. No registration or payment is required; pre-frosh and undergraduates of all faiths and backgrounds are welcome!

The event will take place at Harvard Hillel's Rosovsky Hall.


Activities FairHarvard Hillel at the Visitas Activies Fair
Check out Harvard Hillel's booth at the Visitas Activities Fair! 

Meet Harvard Hillel staff and students and learn about all Harvard Hillel has to offer. Plus, you might even get to pick up some sweet Harvard Hillel #swag.

The Visitas Activities Fair will take place from 4:00–7:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 22. Please note that this event will not occur at Harvard Hillel (check your Visitas schedule for location).


We look forward to meeting you during Visitas!