Swipes for Slugs

What is Swipes for Slugs?

Swipes for Slugs is a program that lets meal plan holders donate their unused meals and guest meals to fellow slugs facing food insecurity. It is derived from the National Chapter- Swipe Out Hunger.

This drive is effective at the end of Winter and Spring quarters annually. To donate, please visit donatemeals.ucsc.edu when drive is ongoing or visit any dining hall cashier during the drive to donate meals.


Who can donate?

Meal plan holders:

55 Day- up to 10 meals

5-7 Day- Guest meals only (up to 4)

How to receive benefits?

Students must come in to Dean of Students Office, fill out an intake form, and meet with a Slug Support adviser in order to be eligible to receive meal swipes. To contact, please email deanofstudents@ucsc.edu or visit us at Hahn Student Services room 245.

Click here to donate meals!