Special Events

Eliot House Lounge

All are welcome—students, staff, faculty—to all of our events.


Come Join JSU As We Observe the High Holidays!


Rosh Hashanah

Erev Rosh Hashanah Wednesday September 20th

Service begins at 5:30 at Abbey Interfaith Sanctuary

Holiday dinner served at Eliot House at 7:00 pm (kindly RSVP for a catered dinner)

RH Day 1 Thursday September 21st

Morning service at UMass Hillel and/or area synagogues (we will facilitate travel)

Afternoon at MHC - 4:00 pm Tashlich at Lower lake. Meet at Eliot House Lounge

RH Day 2 Friday September 22nd

We will assist in arranging transportation

Students - note that classes are held on Thursday and Friday, September 21st and 22nd. Please keep your professors and instructors informed about your plans for holiday observance. If you will be missing classes, make sure you let them know at least a week before. 

Yom Kippur

Begins on the evening of Friday September 29th and continues through Saturday September 30th. 

Evening Service begins at 6:00 pm in Abbey Interfaith Sanctuary