Student Care Supply Closets for Students

student care supplyStudent Care Supply Closets for Students

Student Affairs and Campus Life now operates five Student Care Supply Closets across campus to provide free toiletries and household items to students who are facing economic insecurity and/or an unexpected financial emergency. Our hope is that access to these items will help students facing difficult decisions about every day expenses.

If you are a current student and need to access toiletries and/or household items, visit one of the Student Care Supply Closets locations listed below and a staff member will be able to assist you.

Supply Closets Locations:

*Dean of Students Office, 227 Whitmore Administration Building
*Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success, 101 Wilder Hall
*Off Campus Student Center, 314 Student Union Building
*Office of Family Resources, 428 Student Union Building
*Student Veteran Resource Center, 19 Dickinson Hall

To donate to the Student Care and Emergency Response Fund, visit:

To donate to the Student Care and Emergency Response Fund, visit This fund also supports the Microgrant Program which provides emergency grants to students experiencing an unexpected financial hardship.

To learn more or host a donation drive on our behalf, contact Tassandra Rios-Scelso, Food Insecurity Coordinator/AmeriCorps VISTA, at triosscelso@umass.ed