It is difficult to focus on school, work, or studying when your basic needs aren't being met. If you are experiencing hunger or do not have adequate housing, you are not alone.

We are here to help.


Below are free resources on campus and in the community for meals. Use of the UWL Food Pantry is free for all students, staff, and faculty and is confidential.

We can also assist you with the following needs through campus, community, and state resources:

  • Wisconsin ACCESS Services 
    • FoodShare
    • Health Care & Insurance
    • Family Planning Only Services
    • WIC/Child Care
  • Free meals on campus
  • Home Energy Assistance
  • Emergency funds
  • Local shelters & Emergency housing