Gabriel's Hall (commonly known as "Gabs")
is a small and friendly all-female hall of residence belonging to The University
It has a caring atmosphere and is situated
within easy walking distance of The University. It is located in the
Park area of Rusholme in the city
St. Gabriel's Hall is a catered hall offering breakfast and dinner
(5.45 pm-6.30 pm) Monday to Friday, with self-catering at weekends.
Every night there is a meat, fish and vegetarian option.
A variety of sporting and social events are organised throughout
the year by the Junior Common Room Committee. The Committee
comprises 2 Social Secretaries, a Treasurer, a Secretary, a Senior
Student and Sports Secretary. It has good links with one of the
other single sex halls at The University of Manchester, St Anselm Hall
(Slems). Bar nights take place
on Mondays and Wednesdays.
The Hall is split into two main parts; the Main Building and
Woodthorpe Flats. Main Building houses around half of the students,
who live on corridors and share showers, toilets and a kitchen.
Woodthorpe contains the other half of the students and has a number
of flats, sleeping from 4 to 8 people. Some of these flats have
en-suite facilities.Both the Main Building and Woodthorpe have its
own laundry room.
There are ethernet points in all study bedrooms.
Other facilities at The Hall include; a library, computers, a gym,
a chapel, a store room, a laundry room, TV room, tennis court, and
The current warden Is Alexandria C. Walker.