JUS '12 grad Marissa Feiwus (L), with
JUS '11 grad Karin Finkelstein (C) and Religious Studies major, Michelle Harris (R).
Majoring in Judaic Studies
The Judaic Studies Major requires 31 units, including 16 units of coursework in residency and 21 upper division units. No courses used for the JUS Major may be used for any other major or minor. No JUS course used to fulfill a Tier Two requirement can be used for the JUS Major.
Minoring in Judaic Studies
The Judaic Studies minor requires 18 units, including 9 upper division units. No courses used for the JUS minor may be used for any other major or minor. Up to two courses (6 credits) used to fulfill Tier Two requirements can be used for the JUS minor. Select your minor in consultation with your major advisor. In addition, you may consult the Judaic Studies Undergraduate Advisor.
The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies offers several scholarship opportunities. Applicants must be full time Judaic Studies students at The University of Arizona, in good academic standing.
Internship, Practicum, and Independent Study courses are available with approval of Undergraduate Advisor. Students should contact their Academic Advisor with a proposal.
The Judaic Studies undergraduate advisor in Spring 2016 is Prof. Beth Alpert Nakhai. (Prof. David L. Graizbord is on Sabbatical). For senior degree check, or to declare a major/minor in Judaic Studies, contact Dr. Nakhai via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. For general advising, contact The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Advising Center.
UA Hillel Foundation
The Hillel Foundation facilitates the development of a vibrant, diverse, meaningful, and empowered Jewish community at the University of Arizona. They are conveniently located on the corner of Mountain and 2nd, across from the Student Union Memorial Center in the middle of campus.
Strategic Alternative Learning Technigues (SALT) Center is nationally recognized and locally grounded in best practices Center for students with learning and attention challenges. The Center's team is made up of experienced and eager professionals who are ready to assist you as you begin your journey of achievement at the University of Arizona.
Study Abroad in Israel
The "Arizona in Israel" study abroad program offered by The Arizona Center for Judaic Studies is a 'hands-on' introduction to a dynamic modern society deeply rooted in an ancient culture, situated in one of the world's most important historical crossroads.