Basic Needs

Food Pantry


Section 1

The food pantry at FRESH provides emergency food and toiletries to UCI students experiencing basic needs insecurities. You can access the pantry using your UCI Student ID or ID number and all information is kept confidential. Item maximums are regulated through our basket policy, but students experiencing a greater need can consult with our Director for more resources and permitted additional pantry usage.  

COVID-19 Updates:

Our pantry has modified services during Covid-19. Please subscribe to our newsletter on our home page or follow us on social media @ucifresh to get the latest updates**Please note that these dates and hours are subject to change.** Please read below so you can be ready before arrival:

  1. Please make an appointment to secure your food boxes HERE.
    Come to FRESH at your timeslot on the announced distribution date:
    • If you are running late or can no longer pick up your boxes, please make sure to arrive by 3pm (end of distribution).
    • You no longer need a parking permit to visit Lot 5.

October 2020 food distribution dates:

Wednesday 10/28: 10:30am to 3:30pm