Resources and Links

Economic Crisis Response Team Meal Vouchers Program (Effective September 27, 2016)

The meal voucher program is available to help support undergraduate and graduate students in financial need.

If you have never utilized the meal vouchers: Come to the BRC (SAC B44) front desk (or any of the other locations listed) to pick up a form. Be prepared to fill out the form and meet with a staff member to find out if you are eligible for the program.

If you have utilized the meal vouchers at least once: Come to the BRC (SAC B44) front desk to pick up a second form and get it signed by Financial Aid before meeting with a staff member. You will need to return to the BRC, or another of the listed locations, with the signed form to receive vouchers if eligible.

Most students are eligible to apply to this program for up to 3 quarters for a maximum of 11 vouchers each quarter. Undocumented students are eligible for up to 20 vouchers per quarter – no limit to the number of quarters. To be eligible for this program you must live off campus, not have a meal plan, and have utilized all financial aid options including loans.

Day of Week    Time    Location
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
 Bruin Resource Center (BRC) - SAC B44
Monday 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm  Bradley International Hall - Rm. 106 
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  Community Programs Office  - SAC 105
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  BRC Transfer Center - Kerckhoff Rm. 128
Wednesday 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm  LGBT - SAC Rm. B36
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm  Community Programs Office - SAC Rm. 105

Additional Resources for Bruins:

Program Description  Time Location
CPO Food Closet For UCLA students who may be experiencing hunger and/or struggling to attain food due to financial hardships. Fresh produce, canned goods and toiletries. 8:00am       - 6:00pm Student Activities Center 111
Cafe 580 Free food, hot meals, kitchen and internet access available for financially struggling students.   9:00am      - 
6:00pm Mon
9:00am      -
3:00pm Friday
580 Hilgard (St.Alban's Church)
Financial Wellness Program The mission of UCLA’s Financial Wellness Program is to empower all Bruins to confidently navigate their finances in a way that supports their overall well-being. This program fosters financial literacy skills through workshops, coaching and online educational efforts. 9:00 am      -
Please make an appointment.
Economic Crisis Response Program  The Economic Crisis Response Team (ECR TEAM) provides support and guidance to students who have self-identified, or are identified by UCLA faculty or staff, as experiencing a financial crisis that impacts their academic success at UCLA. 9:00 am      -
If you are in financial distress, please contact the ECRT team at or 310.206.1189
CAPS CAPS is the student mental health center on campus that provides a multitude of services including individual counseling, group therapy, wellness programming, urgent care counseling, and more. 9:00am      -
John Wooden West (2nd Floor)

REACH CAPS 24/7 ☎ 310.825.0768

 GRIT UCLA students receive individualized support from trained peer coaches, with the aims of enhancing overall well-being and improving academic and personal success by utilizing various strategies for empowerment.  9:00am      -
Request a coach by clicking here.