Welcome Incoming Students!

We are so excited to have you here at OU. OU Hillel is more than a place to come for Shabbat; it is a home-away-from-home where you can grab lunch, study, spill the tea, make new friends, learn, or just relax. OUr Hillel is a place where you are always welcome. 

To learn more, contact any of the staff, follow us on social media, or message us so that we can have one of our incredible engagement interns or student leaders reach out to you!

Meet the Staff

Join us for our Virtual Orientation -Sunday, July 26 4 pm! Register for Zoom link here!

Spencer Friedman

Kasi Shelton

To stay up to date you can click below to follow us on social media

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About our Larger Jewish Community 

  • Chabad Community Center

  • Temple B'nai Israel

  • Emanuel Synagouge

For more information, click the button below!

Weekly Events to Look Forward to! 

Tuesday Schmoozeday 

This is an easy come and go event and a chance to meet other Hillel students. This is a favorite for most students because you get free coffee and it's on campus at the Bookmark. 

Weekly Student Lunches

 Weekly kosher meals are available at      Hillel. Please let our staff know about any allergies or dietary restrictios in advance.

Where to Purchase Kosher Food

Trader Joe's 


Whole Foods 

"THE " Restaurants  in Norman

The Mont

This is a great place to go and hang out with friends. Nice outdoor patio and near campus. If of age they have their famous Sooner Swirl! If not, their queso and cheese fries are fab. 

The Garage 

Right in the heart of downtown Norman on Main Street with Bingo on Thursdays and Trivia every Sunday night!


Syrup is your place to have an incredible breakfast while making a local and global impact. Located on Main St. downtown, it's best to get on their waitlist or you might miss out. 

Neighborhood Jam 

Just one more downtown Main St. restaurant making sure you remember the most important meal of the day! They close daily at 2:30 pm, so get on the waitlist before you roll out of bed. 

Jewish Owned Businesses


In the mood for Italian? Othello's is the place to go for delicious local Italian food. 

Lohmann's Good Things

A candy store with everything you can think of including chocolates, candies, gourmet items, gifts, and more.

Cultivar Mexican Kitchen

An innovative take on Mexican food right in downtown OKC.

Norman and  OKC Attractions

Bricktown Canal

OKC Thunder Games

Sam Noble Museum of Natural History

Fred Jones Museum

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