Western Hillel strives to foster a well-rounded Jewish environment for all Jewish students at Western. Hillel pursues its mission by creating a pluralistic, welcoming and inclusive environment that fosters community and student growth and promotes the balance between being distinctively Jewish and universally human. Hillel provides opportunities to students to pursue tzedek (social justice), tikkun olam (repairing the world), and Jewish learning. Hillel is committed to helping students in supporting Israel and their community, all with a commitment to excellence, innovation, accountability and results. Hillel accomplishes its goals by providing cultural, social, religious, philanthropic and educational programming. Every Jewish student at Western is presented with a multitude of activities and clubs, all of which serve to enhance their academic and social lives during their university careers.