Come Visit Us!

entrance at the ASUC MLK Student Union


basic needs center lounge with chairs and mural


Zoom screenshot of smiling basic needs staff


**We are currently closed due to COVID-19 Shelter In Place orders. All services are now offered remotely, except for the Food Pantry. Please see the Food Pantry page for more information.**

The Basic Needs Center is the physical hub for basic needs resources and community.

We are open Monday-Friday from 10 am - 6 pm as a resource hub and community space.

Come speak to one of our staff about resources, hang out, attend an event, grab some hygiene and wellness supplies, or see a drop-in advisor!

We are located in the lower level of MLK Student Union (BNorth), Suite 72. Located at 2495 Bancroft Way, Berkeley CA.

You can find us by entering the MLK Student Union from Lower Sproul Plaza.