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This page was last updated: October 7, 2022
Food assistance now available to qualifying college students!

Michigan college students in Career and Technical Education programs are now eligible to receive food assist-
ance if they meet other eligibility requirements. The Michigan departments of Labor and Economic Opportunity 
and Health and Human Services are encouraging students to apply for food assistance benefits online at Michigan.gov/MIBridges.

Low-income college students in Michigan who are enrolled in Career and Technical Education programs may 
be eligible to receive food assistance benefits through the Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) To apply for SNAP benefits, visit Michigan.gov/MIBridges

Also check on this website under FOOD RESOURCES 

On this website which lists ALL the regular food pantries:  www.pantrynet.org 

Eastern Michigan University
Swoops Food Pantry 
104 Pierce Hall 
Ypsilanti, MI  48197 
Phone: 734-487-4173
Email: swoops_pantry@emich.edu
Website: https://www.emich.edu/swoopspantry
Online Shopping and Pick-up: Clients are requested to complete an Online Shopping Request Form before 
arriving. Items will be bagged by staff and brought out to clients when they arrive at 105 Pierce at their sched-
uled time. 
EMU also has an Student Emergency Fund!  
What is the Student Emergency Fund? 
Website: https://www.emusg.com/student-emergency-fund
The Student Emergency Fund is a resource for students facing unforeseen financial crises that put them in
harm's way or could prevent them from continuing their education. Students can apply for up to $750 of one-
time assistance for eligible expenses like food, rent, medical bills, and car repairs. 

Henry Ford Community College / The Hawk's Nest Pantry 
5101 Evergreen 
Dearborn, MI  48128
Phone: 313-317-6529
Email: hawksnest@hawkmail.hfcc.edu
Website: https://www.hfcc.edu/student-services/hawks-nest
If you need food assistance, please visit the Hawks' Nest in the ASCC building. The Hawks' Nest works on 
the honor system; you are not required to document need. If you are a first-time visitor, please bring with you:
1.   Your HFC student ID card
2.   A copy of your current semester academic schedule (must be enrolled in at least one credit hour during the              current semester). This can be on paper, or your mobile device.

Oakland University / Golden Grizzlies Pantry 
Oakland Center Room 49
312 Meadow Brook 
Rochester, MI  48309-4454
Phone: 248-370-2400
Email: osi@oakland.edu
Website: https://oakland.edu/osi/pantry
Each individual may visit the pantry two times per month. In an event of an emergency, a third visit is available. 
Any current Oakland University community member is eligible to receive support from the pantry. To visit the Pantry, please submit an intake form from our website above.The Golden Grizzlies Pantry will be distributing
care packages. To sign up to receive a care package please click on the link from the website. Please note, 
care packages must be picked up from the Golden Grizzlies Pantry.

Schoolcraft College Food Pantry
Waterman, VisTaTech Center / Student Activities Office 
18600 Haggerty 
Livonia, MI  48152
Email: sc.sao@apps.schoolcraft.edu
Website: https://schoolcraft.edu/student-activities/food-pantry
Students can visit the Pantry twice a month and receive two bags of groceries on each visit.

University of Detroit Mercy
4001 W. McNichols 
Detroit, MI  48221-3038
Reno Hall  Room 41
McNichols Campus
Detroit, MI  48221 
Email: thehive@udmercy.edu
Website: https://udmercy.edu/about/mission-vision/lead-serve/hive.php
A network of sustainability for students:
Our mission is to support students on their journey to graduation by living every day through the University’s Mission and Vision. The Hive strives to increase student success by actively finding ways to assist students throughout their collegiate experience. 
Our goals are to:

University of Michigan--Dearborn 
4901 Evergreen 
Dearborn, MI  48128
Phone: 313-593-5390
Email: engagement@umich.edu
Website: https://umdearborn.edu/students/office-student-life/civic-engagement/student-food-pantry?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIhtmnqOzk7AIV6v3jBx0hJQ8nEAAYASAAEgKzifD_BwE
Individual must be a currently enrolled UM-Dearborn student with picture ID. Due to COVID-19, the UM-Dear-
born Student Food Pantry is open by appointment only on Wednesdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and 
Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Appointments must be requested by 5 p.m. the day before
To request an appointment, email umdearbornpantry@umich.edu.

University of Michigan--Flint / Wolverine Food Den
386 University Center
303 E. Kearsley 
Flint, MI  48502-1950
Email: flint.sil.foodpantry@umich.edu
Website: https://www.umflint.edu/foodpantry
The food pantry is open to all registered students. Students in need can visit the pantry as many times as 
needed for food and basic toiletries. 

University of Michigan / Maize & Blue Cupboard
Betsy Barbour Residence Hall
420 S. State 
Ann Arbor, MI  48109
Phone: 734-936-2794
Website: https://mbc.studentlife.umich.edu
Learn about all of the different items that the Maize & Blue Cupboard regularly has in stock! Our selection 
ranges from personal care items to fresh produce, frozen meat, canned goods, and more. To shop, all you’ll
need is your MCard and a face mask.

Washtenaw College Emergency Food Pantry
4800 E. Huron River Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48105-4800
Phone: 734-973-3300
Email: info@wccnet.edu
Website: https://www.wccnet.edu/succeed/personal/food-pantry
Temporarily not open due to the Covid crisis. 

Wayne State University / The W Food Pantry & W Wardrobe 
703 W. Kirby 
Detroit, MI  48202
Phone: 313-577-0154   Monday -Thursday 3:30 to 8 p.m
Email: thew@wayne.edu
Website: https://thew.wayne.edu
The W Food Pantry supports currently enrolled Wayne State students by providing resources (i.e.non-
perishable food, toiletries, and feminine hygiene items) to reduce food and other in- securities they may 
face as well as gently used clothing. Please complete our client intake form prior to picking up a bag to 
expedite service.  FORM: https://getinvolved.wayne.edu/submitter/form/start/434528