A. Ray Olpin University Union

The University of Utah

A photo of the Union building.

Basic Needs Center

We want to thank everyone for their patience as we adjust to the changes brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. This webpage will be kept up to date with any changes involving basic needs for students.

University Updates

Main Page for the COVID-19 impact on campus can be found at COVID-19 CENTRAL

Donate to the Basic Needs Center

To support the Basic Need Center, please consider making a donation. Donate to Basic Needs Center

Financial Assistance

Food Assistance And Wellness

Academic Information and New Skills

Laptop and Wifi Needs

Community Resources


The Basic Needs Center is located on the basement level of the A. Ray Olpin Union building near the Feed U Pantry.
Feed U Pantry