Get Help with Basic Needs

UCSF is committed to helping students meet all of their basic needs, so they can thrive in their studies. As a participant in the University of California Global Food Initiative, UCSF has established the Basic Needs & Food Security for Students initiative to develop and implement services and resources that address student nutrition and food insecurity. The initiative represents the collaborative efforts of several campus units — Student Financial Aid and Student Life (both part of Student Academic Affairs), and Transportation (part of Campus Life Services) — partnering to assist students meet their basic needs in a holistic way.

Support is available in the areas of:

Attend an event to find out more about resources and services available for students.

Still have questions or need additional information? Contact Basic Needs for Students ([email protected]), Alece Alderson, or Jennifer Rosko.