UW-Superior Yellowjacket Food Pantry

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What is it? 

The Yellowjacket Food Pantry is a great resource to help students make ends meet! The purpose of the food pantry is to discreetly provide supplemental food and other necessities to students free of charge.

Where is it?

The Yellowjacket Pantry is currently located in Swenson 1080 (on the first floor of Swenson Hall).

The Yellowjacket Pantry Winter Break & Spring Semester hours:

DECEMBER 2020

Monday, December 21st – 11am-1pm Thursday, December 24th – CLOSED Monday, December 28th – 11am-1pm Thursday, December 31st – CLOSED

JANUARY 2021 (days/hours change)

Tuesday, January 5th – 10am-12pm Friday, January 8th – 2pm-4pm Tuesday, January 12th – 10am-12pm Friday, January 15th – 2pm-4pm Tuesday, January 19th – CLOSED Friday, January 22nd – 2pm-4pm

Regular spring hours will begin on January 26th – spring 2021 hours are:
Tuesdays 10am-12pm
Fridays 2-4pm

Who can use the Pantry?

Any student currently enrolled in classes at UW-Superior may use the pantry.

How does it work?

New this year we are working to go paperless with the request forms. See request instructions below. If you are unsure of how to do this, don’t let that stop you! Please stop by the pantry during open hours and our staff can help you and ensure you get your order filled. 

Food Pantry Request Instructions

Go to this link: https://uwsuper.presence.io/form/food-pantry-request-form

You may be prompted to log in if you haven’t already.

Use your UWS credential to log in.

  • Username is your UWS email without “@uwsuper.edu”
  • Password is your UWS credential password

Login screen for the UWS Food Pantry

Fill out required fields:

  • Student ID
  • Are you on a meal plan?
  • Your age category
  • Number of other individuals and their associated age categories within your household

Choose food or non-food items you would like to request.

Choose your requested food or non-food items

If you choose “Other” for any category, make sure you fill in what you want to request. Keep in mind we may not have what you request.

When you are done, scroll up to the top of the form and hit the submit button.

Submit the food pantry request form

Who can use the Pantry?

DONATIONS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

We accept non-perishable donations in the Yellowjacket Pantry SWEN 1080 and at YU 145, (monetary and online donations are also accepted - stop by the pantry and we can share details)! Please watch expiration dates on your donated items. Some of the most popular items we're in need of currently include:

  • Tuna and Canned chicken
  • Pasta and Spaghetti Sauce
  • Rice (regular, minute and rice-a-roni type packages)
  • Ramen Noodles - Chicken, Beef, etc
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Soup (especially cream soups, tomato soup, vegetable soup)
  • Canned Chili, Canned Stew, Canned meals (ravioli, etc)
  • Canned Tomatoes, Corn, Peas, Green Beans, Mixed Veggies, etc
  • Canned and Dried Beans (pinto, black, baked, kidney, etc)
  • Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Crackers
  • Oatmeal
  • Granola Bars
  • Granola Cereal (and other healthy cereals)
  • Pancake mix and syrup
  • Plates, Bowls, Napkins
  • Baggies, foil, can openers
  • Toilet Paper, Tissues (Kleenex)
  • Dishsoap (Dawn)
  • Tampons/Pads/Body Wash

A special thank you goes out to all who have been generously donating to the Yellowjacket Pantry!! Please help spread the word about how donations can have such a strong impact for our campus community!