Here's How the HSRC Helps Students:

  • Our Textbook Lending Program helps connect eligible students to free textbooks (as well as other affordable ways to obtain textbooks).
  • We offer eligible students financial assistance to pay for meals on campus through the Food Assistance Program.
  • Our Food Pantry offers food to students in need.
  • We have other food security programs including assistance with SNAP applications and the @eatfreeOSU twitter account that promotes free food events on campus. 
  • We help provide emergency housing resources and referrals.
  • We can connect you to service-learning and volunteer opportunities.
  • We offer workshops, seminars, and opportunities for internships and employment.
  • We provide intermediary services between students and agencies that offer assistance. 

OSU Food Pantry Are you in need of emergency food? Ever visited the OSU Emergency Food Pantry? Come check us out!Next food pantry dates are:• Wednesday, February 25th• Monday, March 9thPantry runs from 5pm to 8pmEntrance to the pantry is at the...

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to stop by our office, located in 206 Avery Lodge, call us at (541) 737-3747, or email us at

Our office is open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm. 

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Check out our Frequently Asked Questions for guidance on Food Assistance applications.