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Basic Needs Student Services

Any registered UC San Diego student who has concerns or is experiencing an emergency with food, stable housing, or financial resources please fill out Basic Needs Assistance FormOur Basic Needs staff will review the inquiries to connect students to the appropriate on or off campus resource referral.

NOTE: During academic calendar breaks or campus closures please: 

  • Call '211' or go online to for Basic Needs and CalFresh food benefit resources support.  
  • If there is an urgent concern please call your local police by dialing '911' or go to your nearest hospital emergency room. 

The Hub Basic Needs Center

The Hub is a physical UC San Diego space that offers students the opportunity to engage in and link to Basic Needs Security resources.

General inquiries:


                The Hub, UC San Diego Basic Needs Center
                University of California San Diego
                9500 Gilman Drive #0802
                La Jolla, CA 92093-0802

Hours of Operation:

Summer Sessions July 1st - September 6th, 2019

  • Mondays:        10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
  • Tuesdays:       10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
  • Wednesdays:  10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
  • Thursdays:      10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
  • Fridays:           CLOSED 

Special Closure Notice: We will be closed for space cleaning 8/21/19.