Any Hungry Husky


No Husky should go hungry

The UW Campus Food Pantry (The Pantry) is a reliable resource for no-cost food. We believe everyone should have access to nutritious, wholesome food in order to live healthy and successful lives.

Free offerings may include:

  • Canned fruit and vegetables
  • Canned chicken, tuna, and salmon
  • Soups and stews
  • Peanut or other nut butters
  • Shelf stable milk and dairy alternatives
  • Cereal, pasta and grains
  • Cooking oil
  • Toiletries

Get involved

Host a Food Drive:

The Pantry relies on food drives from UW departments, student groups, individuals, and off-campus partners. To arrange a food drive, please fill out the Food Drive Interest Form or email us directly at

Do you have food you’d like donated from your office? Please call us at 206-543-4972 to arrange pickup/drop off.


The Pantry relies on volunteers who are committed to ensuring every community member has access to healthy and wholesome food.

To join the Pantry volunteer team, fill out our volunteer interest form.

To volunteer as a group (RSOs, Greek chapters, etc.), email

All volunteers are required to complete a short training course. Volunteer opportunities are filled on a rolling basis.


We accept monetary and in-kind donations. We appreciate your support!IMG_0772

To make a monetary contribution, you can visit the giving page and make a gift to the Husky Hunger Relief Fund. The Husky Hunger Relief Fund helps stock and sustain the Campus Food Pantry, and supports other food security initiatives on campus. A $25 donation provides 4-5 days’ worth of food for one UW community member.

To donate food, you can drop off items at the HUB information desk on the first Friday of every month from 9am-5pm. You can also drop off items at the Ethnic Cultural Center front desk, Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm.

To set up a food drive, you can fill out the following form. Contact with any questions.

Need emergency food or other aid?

Contact us or visit UW Emergency Aid offerings.