Class of 2018 College Acceptances

JCHS students gain admission to a wide variety of outstanding four-year colleges and universities, including all campuses of the University of California system and other selective private colleges, public universities, fine arts, and liberal arts schools across the country.

The following are the institutions to which the Class of 2018 students have been accepted:

AMDA College & 
Conservatory of Performing Arts
American University 
Arizona State University
Ball State University
Barnard College
Binghamton University
Boston University 
Brandeis University (3)
California Polytechnic State University, 
San Luis Obispo 
California State University, Monterey Bay
Chapman University (4)
Clark University 
Colorado College
Columbia College Chicago
Columbia University
Connecticut College
Dominican University of California
Drew University 
Drexel University 
Eckerd College
Emory University
Fordham University
George Washington University 
Goucher College 
Hampshire College
Hofstra University 
Indiana University (2)
Jewish Theological Seminary
Knox College
Lewis & Clark College
Loyola Marymount University
Loyola University Maryland
Marymount Manhattan College
Mills College
Moravian College
Muhlenberg College 
New York University
Northeastern University 
Northern Arizona University
Occidental College
Ohio Wesleyan College
Regis University 
The New School/Eugene Lang
University of Arizona 
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Davis (4)
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Los Angeles (3)
University of California, Merced 
University of California, San Diego 
University of California, Santa Barbara 
University of California, Santa Cruz 
University of California Riverside 
University of Central Florida
University of Colorado at Boulder
University of Delaware 
University of Denver 
University of Hawaii at Manoa
University of Maine
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Nevada, Reno
University of New Hampshire, Durham
University of Oregon (2)
University of Portland 
University of Puget Sound 
University of Redlands 
University of Rochester
University of San Francisco 
University of Southern California 
University of Tampa 
University of the Pacific 
San Francisco State 
Santa Clara University
Sarah Lawrence College
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Seattle University 
Skidmore College
Smith College
Sonoma State University (2)
Syracuse University 
Thomas Jefferson University
Tulane University
Vassar College 
Wagner College
Washington University in St. Louis
Wesleyan University 
West Virginia University
Whittier College 
Willamette University
Yeshiva University 
Bold Face indicates colleges where members of the Class of 2018 have committed or enrolled as of May 1, 2018.
The Class of 2018 at a Glance
  • 40 Students
  • 212 acceptances to 91 different colleges to date
  • $4.8 million in merit awards 
Additional Destinations
Bay Area Community Colleges 
Various Gap-Year Programs
Jewish Community High School of the Bay
1835 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: 415.345.9777
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The Jewish Community High School of the Bay (JCHS) is a unique college preparatory high school committed to integrating deep learning, universal wisdom, and Jewish values. We empower each student to embrace her or his Jewish identity, generate empathy and compassion, delight in lifelong education, and improve the world.