Both starting around 8:00pm        

Your virtual Jewish home away from home...

University of Maryland Chabad
Bais Menachem Chabad Jewish Student Center
Rabbi Eli Backman, Director
7403 Hopkins Avenue
College Park, MD 20740



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University of Maryland Chabad

Upcoming events:

To help organize any of these events, participate or for more info,

contact us today!

Free Home made Shabbat dinner

every Fri. night at Chabad!

Approx. 8:00pm

"The best Challah this side of Jerusalem!"

Join us for Farbrengen and dessert every Fri. night starting around 10:45pm

No RSVP needed for the dinner or dessert

Some weeks we have a Shabbat dinner on North Campus as well contact us (click here) to be told when the next one will be taking place.

If you would like to come help cook or bake Challah on any Thurs. or Fri. please contact us.


events happening this semster

Sukkah mobile, Menorah lighting on Hornbake mall, Chinese Shabbat, chanukah events, Dinner and discussions, BBQ, Sinai Scholars, dinners and discussions YAD community Service projects, North campus dorm events and Shabbat dinners, other dorm and Greek house events and much more!


Go to Israel for free with Birthright!

Sign up as soon as you can!

Click here for more info and to sign up.

Not Birthright eligible?

You can still go to Israel! Join Chabad’s three week trip! Find out more info at:


just for the girls,

Want some great out door activities plus learning with some of the country's greatest teachers? And all this for free!!

Check out Click here for more info on this program


There are many other events happening all the make sure you receive our weekly email with all the up to date info!

Sign up today.


The new calendars - full of our great programs - have gone out

if you did not get one please let us know!

Pizza Parties, late Night Schmoozes, study breaks and other events are happening all around campus...

drop a line to set one up in your dorm!

Classes and/or one on one learning are happening all around campus, participate in one today!

If you have a question on a topic, paper or essay and you need help, drop us a line!




A list of past events;

  • Shofar factory
  • Tashlich
  • Yom Kippur Breakfast
  • Sukkah mobile
  • Sukkot parties on campus
  • Simchat Torah dancing in the streets 
  • Chanukah parties
  • Roving Purim Parties
  • Chocolate Passover Seders
  • Late night schmoozes (In dorms)
  • Pizza nights
  • trips
  • Socials
  • Learning
  • Classes
  • FREE Home made Shabbat dinners

                  -Every Friday Night-

  • Library events
  • BLT Bagels, Lox and Teffilin
  • Havdalah making sessions
  • Labor Day Fair

                -Crafts, roll your Kosher Sushi and more-

  • KosherFest.
  • Hanging Mezuzahs

Our programs have been done together with

Resident Assistants, Greek houses,

Off-campus housing and others.








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