Approx Jewish Students on campus - 500+
Bristol Jsoc is one of the fastest developing and active Jewish Society’s in the UK, with over 500 members. Bristol Jsoc is a space to socialize, celebrate Jewish festivals and enjoy Jewish culture. We host a variety of vibrant events including Friday Night Dinners at our own Jsoc house (the Ark and Dove), socials, interfaith events, speakers and much more. We hold both Orthodox (weekly) and Progressive (every other week) Kabbalat Shabbat services before our Friday Night Dinners. A dynamic open space for all sectors of Judaism. Don't hesitate to get in touch by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
President: Lily Glaskie
What is your most memorable moment as J-Soc President?
"Shabbat UK- a memorable moment as there is a huge turnout every year and a strong community spirit."
What is your favourite event you have attended?
"One of our interfaith events- Bring a Friend FND.."
Whats the best thing about Bristol's J-Soc?
"The best thing about Jsoc is that it creates a extra community aspect to University life for Jewish students with a space to express their Judaism."
Kosher Food & Accommodation
The University of Bristol offers kosher accommodation, if you’d like this option please select it during the accommodation application process. A limited kosher food section can be found at Clifton Down Sainsburys including a small range of frozen kosher meat. There is no kosher butcher or bakery.
Local Synagogue Information
There are two synagogues in Bristol: