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Passover 2019 / 5779

Celebrate Passover your way with a variety of options from Hillel. Choose from meals throughout the holiday, programs, Seders, and more!

First Night Seder
Friday 4/19, 7:00pm
Umrath Lounge (next to the DUC)

Are you looking for a meaningful, family-style Passover experience? WashU Hillel’s free campus Seder is not to be missed! RSVP here by Sunday 4/14! Limited walk-in space will be available.

This Seder will last approximately 2.5 hours.

Co-sponsored by Hillel Leadership Council and Student Union.

Passover Meals
Join us for catered Kosher for Passover lunches and dinners at Hillel throughout the holiday (free for students, non-students see info below).  
View the menu for each meal by clicking on the RSVP links below!

Shabbat Lunch: Saturday 4/20, 12:30-2:30pm 
Lunches: Sunday 4/21- Friday 4/26, stop by anytime between 11:30am-1:30pm 

Dinners: Sunday 4/21-Thursday 4/25, 6:00-8:00pm 
FYSH Matzah Madness: Wednesday 4/24 at 6:00PM (Students only - see below)

Limited walk-in space is available for these meals; RSVPs close at noon two days before each meal. RSVPs are required if you are vegetarian,vegan or have a dietary restriction. Matzah Madness RSVPs are encouraged, but not required.

Students: All meals are free for you! RSVP here!
Community members, faculty, prospective students and families: RSVP here!

Meals are also available through WashU Dining Services throughout the week.

Matzah Madness
Join FYSH (First Year Students of Hillel) on Wednesday, April 24 for a matzah celebration with our own Hillel Leadership Council! Invite your friends, especially those who may have not experienced Passover for this fun and tasty night! All class years are welcome. RSVPs are appreciated, but not required.
Sponsored by First Year Students of Hillel and Student Union.

Do Your Own Seder
Start your own Passover traditions by hosting a Seder with your friends! Sign up for a DYO Seder through Hillel to receive the following resources for your Seder:

  • A filled Seder Plate and a box of Matzah for every 10 people attending
  • A choice of over 20 different types of Haggadot to borrow
  • Paper goods
  • Catering options and contacts - although potlucks are special too!
  • $5 subsidy per person for food
  • Learn the ins & outs of leading a Seder at a Do Your Own Seder Workshop (new this year - we have TWO class levels, for beginngers & return hosts!)

Sign-ups for Do Your Own Seder are now closed!

Home Hospitality
Miss your family? Want to attend a Seder in a home? We’ll match you with a local family to share a Seder for the second night of Passover.

Sign-ups for Home Hospitality are now closed!