There are various opportunities for food assistance available through both OHIO and the surrounding community, including SNAP benefits, food pantries, the Meal Bank and Cat's Cupboard.
Basic Needs Programs
The Basic Needs Program is a way for students, staff and faculty to support Ohio University students who are experiencing emergencies that may impact their overall well-being and ability to be successful in college.
Support and guidance for students experiencing housing insecurity and homelessness.
Student Emergency Fund
Small-scale funds for students facing financial difficulty due to emergency situations or one-time hardships.
The Salvation Army provides limited financial assistance to low-income households struggling to meet a basic need.
Regional Campus Resources
We support students on the regional campuses who are experiencing emergencies that may impact their overall well-being and ability to be successful in college.
Cap & Gown Loans
A loaner program for students facing a financial barrier to purchasing a cap and gown for commencement.