Campus Anti-Semitism and Hate


Confronting Anti-Semitism and Hate on Campus

ADL’s Annual Audit records anti-Semitic incidents at K-12 schools, colleges and universities. Its Center on Extremism found a rise in white supremacist propaganda on American colleges across the country. BDS campaigns and anti-Israel sentiment have become part of student dialogue. As the academic year begins, learn more about how to address bias and unjust incidents with ADL's resources and tools. Join ADL in this fight for good and help raise awareness about these issues.


BDS on campus

BDS on Campus

The BDS campaign influenced University of Michigan faculty members last year to make a political statement against Israel by denying students letters of recommendation to study abroad there. In response, ADL developed with the Academic Engagement Network (AEN) a model policy for clear standards guiding such conduct in the future.

White Supremacists Continue to Spread Hate on American Campuses.

White Supremacists Continue to Spread Hate on American Campuses

ADL’s Center on Extremism (COE), reported an increase in white supremacist propaganda on campus for the third straight year From Sept 1, 2018 to May 31, 2019, COE documented 313 cases of white supremacist propaganda on college campuses – including fliers, stickers and posters – compared to 292 during the 2017-2018 academic year, representing a 7 percent increase. The 2019 spring semester saw more extremist propaganda on campus than any preceding semester.