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Approx Jewish Students on campus - 50

Salford J-Soc is the newest J-soc in the country and aims to provide several activities across the academic year!!!  Our range of events covers social, cultural, and educational programmes. We aim to carry out a number of activities including bagel lunches, special events on Jewish festivals and plenty more to keep you busy! Being part of the Salford J-soc allows you not only to know what is going on on Salford Campus, but also allows you to know what is happening on campuses around the North west and around the country!!.

Campus Notes

Salford is a stone’s throw away from Manchester- the beating heart of the North. Manchester is home to the second largest Jewish community in the UK which is located at a 20 minute walk away from campus. There are many Kosher restaurants and bakeries in Manchester. There are numerous shopping centres to keep you busy whilst you’re not studying!!!

Kosher Food

There are many kosher shops and delis, in the local area, which stock huge ranges of food, including meat, dairy, bakery and frozen. There are numerous shops located near to uni, with a Tesco extra a ten-minute walk from campus!! The supermarkets located in Prestwich and Cheetham hill have kosher sections.

Local Synagogue Information

There are numerous synagogues in Manchester offering services both during the weekend and on Shabbat.

Stenecourt Synagogue

0161 792 8399

Holy Law

0161 740 1634

Local Service information can be found on the Minyan Line.

The UJS Sabbatical Officer for this campus is Gil



About UJS

We are the voice of over 8,500 Jewish students, spanning 60 Jewish Societies (J-Socs) on campuses across the UK and Ireland. We are traditional, progressive, cultural and spiritual; we come from the left, centre and right and can be found across religious and political spectrums.

Together we create and deliver powerful campaigns; fighting prejudice, advancing inclusion, and inspiring education and action on the issues that matter to us. 


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