Welcome Class of 2023

This is a wonderful campus community, and we are excited that you will be making it your home for the next four years!

  To Do List:

A. Be in the know; sign up for our emails to get up-to-date info on the WashU Jewish community.

B. Get to know us; browse the about us page on our site.

C. Join the family; like us on Facebook.

Please note that WashU’s Move-In day for the Class of 2023 is scheduled for Saturday, August 17, 2019. As a courtesy for religious students and families, we have worked with the First Year Center and Residential Life to create a special move-in opportunity for Friday, August 16, 2019. Sign up to our email list for further information on this


We look forward to welcoming you, your parents and families to a series of events over the first Shabbat, August 16/17, 2019.

All of the Shabbat events will take place at the Chabad House at 7018 Forsyth Blvd. 


* On Friday night, we will begin the semester with Candle lighting and Kabalat Shabbat at 6:30 followed by a Classic Shabbat Dinner for incoming students and their families at 7:30. Please RSVP here.

*On Shabbat day, we plan to start Davening at 10, Kiddush at 12:15, and Shabbat Lunch at 1:00 PM. RSVP  here.

*On Shabbat afternoon, we hope you can join us for an early seudah shlishi at 5:30, after which, we will walk to Convocation just a few short steps from the Chabad House.  

There are a number of hotels within the Eruv that are proximate to the Chabad House and to campus. Click here for the list.

(Updated: August 14, 2019)