Food Assistance

UCSF offers a variety of food resources to students. All UCSF students may access the following programs below.

The Pantry

Basic Needs for Students operates two emergency food relief supply rooms stocked with non-perishable foods and toiletries for students. Students may access The Pantry with their UCSF ID seven days a week (except on Thursdays during the Student Food Market) Take what you need, need what you take. 


Mission Bay Location 

Inside Mission Hall 1300 


Parnassus Location  

Outside the Student Success Center Millberry Union 100 


Reach out to Basic Needs for Students ([email protected]) with any accessibility needs and questions. 



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