Approx Jewish Students on campus - 1000+
Leeds JSoc is an active community providing a range of events, from peer led lunch and learns, Friday Night Dinners, JSoc Pres, social action projects and everything in-between. With a vibrant student community there are also three on campus Rabbis there to support all students.
The Hillel house on the Uni of campus (close to the city centre) is an amazing building offering lots of room to chill, hang out and study. There is also a Shul, and it is the space we use for all our events.
President: Joel Herman
Kosher Food & Accommodation
The University of Leeds provides Kosher accommodation in the following halls of residence:
- Montague Burton
The University Union sells kosher food, the Morrison’s in the Merrion Centre and there is a Jewish community in North Leeds where there are kosher grocery stores, bakeries and butchers.
Instagram - @leedsjsoc
Facebook - Leeds JSoc
Get in touch with the JSoc to be added to the WhatsApp groups.
Local Synagogue Information
There are many synagogues in North Leeds from a range of denominations that are always happy to have students join in on services and community activities.
Leeds JSoc also run regular services for all chagim, both orthodox and egalitarian.
The UJS Sabbatical Officer for this campus is Alison