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The SOU Food Pantry is committed to providing students with food and other basic necessities to alleviate the effects of hunger and poverty. We strive to promote human dignity and increase the likelihood of continued academic success. 

Location and Hours:

You may access the Pantry by visiting the Student Life Office in Stevenson Union 312. The office is open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Additional community resources may be available to you. Visit the ACCESS website: for more information.

To receive food: 

Currently enrolled students may receive 10 items of nonperishable food, produce from the campus garden, and/or hygiene supplies of their choosing once a week.

* You must show valid student ID and sign a waiver to receive food* 

To donate food: 

Non-perishable and unopened food and hygiene items may be left in donation bins in the Student Life Office, located in Stevenson Union 312. 

Most needed items include:

  • Gluten free and vegan options
  • Cereals
  • Non-dairy milks
  • Nut butters
  • Pasta
  • Sauces
  • Canned fruit
  • Protein items
  • Cleaning supplies (all-purpose, detergent, etc.)

Interested in making your club's event a food-raiser to support the Pantry? Would you like to make a monetary donation to the Student Food Pantry? Email us at to let us know how our staff can help support you in your efforts!

Contact us: 

Phone: 541-552-8328