Estimated Jewish student population
DO NOT MISS
Holocaust Education Week, Interfaith Shabbat Dinner, Inter-Campus Shabbaton
Best Bars on Campus?
- Wilf’s Restaurant & Bar on the 2nd Floor of the Fred Nichols Campus Centre
- Bingo on Tuesday nights
- Trivia on Wednesday nights
235 Ira Needles Boulevard, Kitchener Has a large supply of kosher food each week. Students will be able to find kosher meat, cheese, fish and various other products there.
235 Ira Needles Boulevard, Kitchener Kosher wines can be found at the LCBO off Ira Needles, which is located in close proximity to the “Kosher” Sobeys
Where do the Jews Live?
Most students live at home in the neighbourhoods of River Heights, Tuxedo, Lindenwoods, St. Vital, and Garden City. Osborne Village is the most popular place for students and young professionals living on their own.
On Campus Bike Share, GRT – Unlimited Local Transit with your student card; GO Transit; Greyhound; VIA Rail;
The Rohr Chabad Centre For Jewish Life
Rabbi Moishy Goldman Rivky Goldman 251 Albert Street, Waterloo
Chabad welcomes all Jewish students into their home and daily life, as well as for weekly Shabbat dinners.
Beth Jacob Synagogue
Rabbi Nevo Zuckerman
161 Stirling Avenue South, Kitchener
Beth Jacob has congregants from different observances. Students are welcome at any time of the year!
Jewish opportunities on campus
Chabad On Campus
Come Say ‘CHAI’ – at bi weekly Coffee Schmooze
Which Classes Should I Take?
Love and Its Myths, Religion and Cinematic Culture, Introduction to Science of Everyday Life.
Laurier’s Student Exchange Program is an opportunity for you to experience the social, economic and political climate of various countries, and to improve your language skills and cultural knowledge.