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Camp Hillel: Summer Immersive Retreat Program


Dates: Tuesday, September 5th- Thursday, September 7th, 2023

About Camp Hillel
This is our first year offering “Camp Hillel” to our incoming and current students! It is a three day immersive retreat program where participants get the full camp experience, from s’mores to color wars and more. They’ll also learn about Jewish life at Drexel and meet upperclass and incoming students before the academic year begins.

About Pinemere Camp
Pinemere is a dynamic Jewish overnight camp in the beautiful Pocono Mountains. It is located at 865 Bartonsville Woods Road in Stroudsburg, PA. Transportation will only be provided if enough participants sign up- additional fees may be included.

Tuesday, September 5 – Thursday, September 7

$250 per student before May 1, $300 after May 1

Why participate in Camp Hillel?

This program is a great way for incoming students to meet upperclass students and other incoming students before the academic year begins. It is an opportunity to get involved with Drexel Hillel, have some summer camp fun, learn about Jewish life on campus, and more!

Who is Camp Hillel for?

All incoming first-year students!! It doesn’t matter if you were involved in a Jewish youth group, camp, or nothing! Hillel will offer fun activities for everyone regardless of your Jewish background or interests. All Drexel University incoming students are welcome to participate in the program, regardless of their religion or background, but note that all programming will be geared towards Jewish student interests.

What does Camp Hillel include?

Camp Hillel is a 3-day program, starting in the afternoon with lunch on Tuesday, Sept 5th and ending the late morning after breakfast on Thursday, Sept 7th. Accommodations will be at one of Pinemere’s cabins with bunk beds, shelves, bathrooms, showers, and full electricity. Wifi is NOT guaranteed. All kosher meals and snacks will be included. Linens and towels will be provided.

How do I register for Camp Hillel?

Fill out the registration form below! Trouble seeing it? Follow the link HERE

How do I pay for Camp Hillel?

After you complete registration, you will be redirected to our online payment platform. Have trouble with the online payment form? Email Anna with questions at

Additional questions?

Do you have any additional questions about Camp Hillel? Email Corey Bass at

Please RSVP using the form below. (Click here if you are having trouble viewing the form.)