Basic Needs & Food Security

We've Got Your Basic Needs Covered! UC San Francisco established the Basic Needs & Food Security for Students initiative to develop and implement services and resources that address student access to essential needs.


CalFresh Application Assistance
Cost of Living Supplement
Crisis Assistance
Food 4 Students Text Messages
Late Night Ride Home with Lyft
Student Food Market


Basic Needs Info Sessions
CalFresh Workshops
Cooking Classes
Fuel for Finals


Housing Services
Transportation Services
Student Health & Counseling Services
Student Financial Services
Student Life

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