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Groups and Universities Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel

The following is a list of organizations and universities that have condemned the American Studies Association’s (ASA) adoption of a resolution to boycott Israeli academic institutions and scholars in particular and the academic boycott of Israel in general:

Universities that Have Terminated Their ASA Membership

Bard College
Brandeis University
Indiana University
Kenyon College
Penn State Harrisburg
University of Texas - Dallas

(To see the list of universities that have NOT terminated their ASA membership, click HERE).


Academic Organizations that have Condemned the ASA Boycott

American Association of University Professors
American Association of Universities
American Council on Education
American Federation of Teachers
American Psychiatric Association
Association of the Public and Land-Grant Universities
California American Studies Association
City University of New York Faculty Senate Executive Committee
Eastern American Studies Association
Elon University American Studies Department
Maryland Independent College and University Association
Middlebury College American Studies Program
Middle East Studies Association
National Association of Scholars
New Jersey Senior Public Colleges and Universities
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East


Governmental Groups that have Condemned the ASA Boycott

134 Members of the U.S Congress
New York State Legislature
Philadelphia City Council


Jewish Groups that have Condemned the ASA Boycott

American Jewish Committee
Anti-Defamation League
Israel Action Network (JFNA and JCPA)
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East
Simon Wiesenthal Center
Stand With Us
World Jewish Congress
Zionist Organization of America


Life Science Academics that Condemn Academic Boycotts

Life Sciences Academics for the Protection of the Free Exchange of Knowledge (Signers)


The Universities that Reject Academic Boycott

American University
Amherst College
Arizona State University
Auburn University
Bard College
Barnard College
Bates College
Birmingham Southern College
Boston University
Bowdoin College
Brandeis University
Brooklyn College
Brown University
Bryn Mawr College
California State University System
California State University Northridge
Capitol College
Carnegie-Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Catholic University
City University of New York System
City University of New York - The Graduate Center
Clark University
Clemson University
Cleveland State University
Colby College
Colgate University
College of Charleston
College of the Holy Cross
College of Mount St. Joseph
College of New Jersey
College of Staten Island
College of William and Mary
Colorado College
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
DePaul University
Dickinson College
Drake University
Drexel University
Duke University
Eckerd College
Elon University
Emory University
Fairfield University
Farleigh Dickenson University
Florida Atlantic University
Florida International University
Florida State University
Fordham University
Franklin & Marshall College
George Mason University
Georgetown University
George Washington University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Gettysburg College
Goucher College
Gratz College
Hamilton College
Harvard University
Haverford College
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Hofstra University
Hood College
Hunter College
Indiana University
Iowa State University
Ithaca College
Johns Hopkins University
Kansas State University
Kean University
Kenyon College
Lafayette College
Lawrence University
Lehigh University
Liberty University
Los Angeles Community College District Board
Louisiana State University
Louisiana Tech University
Loyola University Maryland
Maryland Institute College of Art
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
McDaniel College
Miami University - Ohio
Michigan State University
Middlebury College
Mississippi State University
Montclair State University
Mount St. Mary's University
Muhlenberg College
Ner Israel Rabbinical College
New Jersey City University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
New York Medical College
New York University
North Carolina State University
Northeastern Illinois University
Northeastern University
Northern Arizona University
Northern Illinois University
Northwestern University
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Nova Southeastern University
Oberlin College
Occidental College
Ohio State University
Pennsylvania State University
Philadelphia University
Pomona College
Portland State University
Princeton University
Purdue University
Ramapo College
Regent University
Rhode Island College
Rice University
Richard Stockton College
Rider University
Rockefeller University
Roger Williams University
Rowan University
Rutgers University
St. John's College
St. Lawrence University
St. Mary's Seminary and University
San Francisco State University
Sarah Lawrence College
Seton Hall University
Sewanee - University of the South
Simmons College
Skidmore College
Smith College
South Carolina State University
Southern Methodist University
Stanford University
State University of New York (SUNY) System
State University of New York (SUNY) - Buffalo
Stevenson University
Swarthmore College
Syracuse University
Temple University
Thomas Edison State University
Touro College and University System
Towson University
Trinity College
Tufts University
Tulane University
Union College
University of Akron
University of Alabama
University of Arizona
University of California System
University of California Berkeley
University of California Davis
University of California Irvine
University of California Los Angeles
University of California Riverside
University of California San Diego
University of California San Francisco
University of California Santa Barbara
University of California Santa Cruz
University of Central Florida
University of Chicago
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado System
University of Colorado - Boulder
University of Connecticut
University of Delaware
University of Denver
University of Florida
University of Georgia System
University of Hartford
University of Houston
University of Illinois System
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Springfield
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of the Incarnate Word
University of Iowa
University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
University of La Verne
University of Louisville
University of Maryland
University of Maryland – Baltimore County
University of Massachusetts – Amherst
University of Massachusetts – Boston
University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth
University of Massachusetts - Lowell
University of Massachusetts Medical School
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Mississippi
University of Missouri System
University of Missouri - Columbia
University of Missouri - Kansas City
University of Missouri St. Louis
University of Missouri - Science and Technology
University of Nebraska
University of Nevada
University of New Hampshire
University of New Mexico
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
University of North Dakota
University of Notre Dame
University of Oregon
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rhode Island
University of Rochester
University of South Carolina
University of South Dakota
University of Southern California
University of South Florida
University of Texas-Austin
University of Texas - Dallas
University of Tulsa
University of Utah
University of Vermont
University of Virginia
University of Washington
University of Western Ontario
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Ursinus College
Utah State University
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Wake Forest University
Washington Adventist University
Washington College
Washington University in St. Louis
Wayne State University
Webster University
Wellesley College
Wesleyan University
Western Kentucky University
West Virginia University
Willamette University
William Paterson University
Williams College
Wright State University
Xavier College
Yale University
Yeshiva University

TOTAL: 250


Source Note: William A. Jacobson, Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Securities Law Clinic at Cornell Law School, personal blog entitled Legal Insurrection (;

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