Food Pantry

The UTA/Tri-C Food Pantry hosts regular distributions to serve UTA students with food insecurities.
A picture of two students arranging can food for food pantry distribution

About the Pantry

On-campus food pantries are becoming more of a need on campuses across the nation. The UTA Tri-C Food Pantry provides students with the opportunity to receive a mixture of non-perishable foods to supplement their monthly food costs. The Food Pantry is open to any UTA Student, Faculty or Staff member with a UTA I.D.

Need Food?

Food pickups are available every Thursday.

Please email to schedule a pick up time and include the following:

  1. Your Name 
  2. Last four (4) digits of your UTA ID 
  3. Requested grocery pickup time 
  4. Choice of "vegetarian", "chicken", or "any meat" groceries 

Appointments are available between the following times:

10:00 to 11:45 a.m.

2:00 to 3:45 p.m.

Interested in Donating?

The UTA/Tri-C Food Pantry is in need of items to replenish supplies in order to continue to serve the growing need of our students. Currently, supplies of the following items are out and need to be replenished to meet the current need:

  • Canned vegetables
  • Canned fruit
  • Cereal
  • Pasta Sauce
  • Toilet Paper
  • Laundry Detergent

Please consider donating to help UTA students in need. Supplies can be dropped off at Tri-C Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or shipped via Amazon to: 405 W 1st St. Arlington, TX 76010. Email Cyndi at for more information.


Host a Food Drive

Student organizations or departments interested in hosting a food drive for The Food Pantry are encouraged to contact the Follett Student Leadership Center before advertising your food drive to receive information on helpful practices.

Food Distribution

The UTA Volunteers and Tri-C Food Pantry is open for distributions at the Tri-C Campus Ministries location.

Contact Info

Food Pantry

To support current social distancing, the UTA Food Pantry will distribute every Thursday based on appointment pick up times. 

Appointment Times: 10-11:45 a.m. and 2-3:45 p.m.  

Tri-C Address: 405 W 1st St, Arlington, TX 76010

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