Welcome to St Anselm Hall
Welcome to the website of the JCR (Junior Common Room) of St Anselm Hall, University of Manchester.
St Anselm Hall (also known as Slems) has an inclusive and cohesive community that forms a dynamic hall of residence. It blends tradition and innovation to create a unique and supported student living experience, whilst offering many opportunities to students. Through regular communal dinners, societies, sports and social events and with extensive pastoral support, the Hall engenders a family atmosphere and friendships made here often last a lifetime.
St Anselm Hall as a very active JCR who organise and run the Halls sport teams, societies and social events. The St Anselm Hall Alumni Association also closely support the hall and provide an array of Scholarships and career guidance. The hard work and commitment of the JCR was recognised by the Students Union in 2020, when they were awarded the 'Committee of the year' award.
Facilities include a gym, library, active chapel, music room and squash court. St Anselm Hall also has its own bar, the Cellar Club, which is student run and regularly puts on social events.
Slems has a unique history central to its identity today, showcased through its historical archives website. By living here as an Anselmian you become part of an uninterrupted 114 year old history of collegiate living and friendship.
To find out more about hall life see here
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