Hillel Winnipeg

University of Manitoba, University of Winnipeg
& Red River College

Hillel Winnipeg
hillelwinnipeg
jewishwinnipeg.org/hillel

Estimated Jewish student population

700

Hartley Mendelsohn

Hillel Director

hmendelsohn@jewishwinnipeg.org

204-477-7407

University of Manitoba Hillel Lounge

149 University Centre

DO NOT MISS

Monthly Brews with Jews, Shabbat Dinners, Hillel Retreats, Leadership Opportunities and more!

Best Bars on Campus?

  • The Pint
  • The King’s Head
  • The Toad in the Hole Pub
  • Upstairs in the Village
  • The Roost
  • Forth
  • Shannon’s Irish Pub
  • After Dark Lounge (Board Game Café)
  • Across the Board (Board Game Café)
  • The Handsome Daughter

Jewish Friends on Campus

We’re gauging interest in starting an AEPi chapter.
MIT training is offered through the Young Adult Division of the Federation.

There is a Students Supporting Israel Chapter

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.

Winnipeg Eruv

Contact reception@herzlia.org  for more information.

Kosher Food

Schmoozer’s Café located in the Jewish Community Centre Gunn’s Bakery for all your kosher baked goods sold at numerous locations in the city.

Chabad offers some items for purchase on Thursdays, for Shabbat.

Transportation in Winnipeg

Students get a FREE bus pass! 

Road Trip?

8 hours to Minneapolis
9 hours to Saskatoon
10 hours to Milwaukee
12 hours to Chicago
12 hours to Calgary

Many students participate in exchanges with Hebrew University. There are scholarships available through the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba. There is a local Friends of Ben Gurion University office too.

Synagogues

Adas Yeshurun Herzlia Congregation

620 Brock Street
204-489-6262

Chevra Mishnayes Synagogue

Egalitarian
700 Jefferson Avenue
chevra@shaw.ca
204-338-8503

Congregation Etz Chayim

Conservative
123 Matheson Avenue E.
www.etzchayim.ca
204-589-6305

Congregation Shaarey Zedek

Conservative
561 Wellington Crescent
www.szwinnipeg.ca
204-452-3711

Temple Shalom

Reform
1077 Grant Avenue
www.templeshalomwinnipeg.ca
204-453-1625

Chabad-Lubavitch of Winnipeg

Jewish Learning Centre
1845 Mathers Avenue
www.chabadwinnipeg.org
204-339-8737

Gallery

Mental Health Resources

Which Classes Should I Take?

Opportunities for Graduate Students?

Considering offering programs with Moishe House Without Walls in the future: Young Adult Division of the Jewish Federation for those aged 25+

Paid Internships

Hillel Internships – Engagement, Communications, Community Relations/Advocacy

info@cija.ca

416-638-1991