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Basic Needs

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Campus Food Pantry Program

The Office of the Dean of Students aims to develop and sustain an innovative campus food pantry program for Boise State students facing food insecurity, offering nourishing and cost-effective meal and snack options as well as nutritional guidance and education.

Location: Office of the Dean of Students (Campus School, Suite 120)
Hours: University Business Hours – 8am-5pm, Monday – Friday

All students welcome! Just bring your student ID card.

For questions, please call the Office of the Dean of Students at (208) 426-1527 or email deanofstudents@boisestate.edu

**Involvement and donation opportunities coming soon…


Meal Assistance Program

In partnership with Campus Services and Aramark, the Meal Assistance Program provides no-cost meals to Boise State students facing food insecurity. Recipients will receive 10 meal swipes to be used within a two-month timeframe.

Learn more about how to apply for the Meal Assistance Program


Student Emergency Fund

The Student Emergency Fund provides financial assistance to Boise State University students who are in danger from withdrawing due to unanticipated, temporary financial hardships resulting from emergency or crisis situations (e.g., accident, illness, death of a family member).
Learn more about how to apply for the Student Emergency Fund