Food Support for Students

The Blue Table innovative food pantry, was established to help students who face food insecurity.

Published February 4, 2023

Consistent access to nutritious food is a necessary part of being a successful, healthy student. Should you experience an unanticipated hardship, we can help connect you to groceries.

Blue Table Food Pantry

Through a partnership with the Student Association, UB offers Blue Table, a food pantry service for UB students who do not have access to food.

  • Available throughout the year (including the summer)
  • For students who live on- and off-campus
  • All you need is a valid UB student ID 

Additional Food Resources

Please visit the Food Support page of the Student Guide to learn more about:

  • The University Presbyterian Church Food Pantry across the street from South Campus
  • Additional resources, including community assistance, emergency funds, and mental health resources

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