Submit a Basic Needs Services Request

If you are interested in requesting food, temporary housing, or financial assistance, please submit your request by   completing the online form   and a staff member will follow up within 3-5 business days.

Please take into account that there may occasionally be a longer response time, including after business hours on weekdays, weekends, holidays,  campus closures, or due to a high number of requests. Please be patient.   We do our best to reply as soon as possible!

Please be advised Basic Needs Services is not an on-call (24/7) department.  

Basic Needs Services operates Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm. We provide primarily campus-based services during regular business hours. Information about our services can be found under Services and Eligiblity

If you require immediate basic needs assistance, please dial 2-1-1 to be connected to community resources. Visit for further information. 

If you are experiencing an immediate risk to health or safety, please call 911 or Univeersity Police at (657) 278-2515.

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