The Student Support Spot offers free nonperishable food packages, toiletry items, and in-person guidance to students facing basic needs challenges such as housing, food, and transportation insecurity, and needs related to mental health, child care, and digital access. All items are free and can be easily transported. A Student ID and proof of citizenship are NOT required to receive assistance.

The Student Support Spot is hosted jointly by the UNLV Graduate College and Career Services (in cooperation with the Office of Service Learning & Leadership).


Monday-Friday: 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

The Student Support Spot will be closed in observance of the federal holidays listed below:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
  • Presidents Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Nevada Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Family Day
  • Christmas Day


University Gateway Building
4700 S. Maryland Pkwy. Ste. 200
Las Vegas, NV 89119

The Student Support Spot is located in the Welcome Center on the second floor.

Outside view of the University Gateway building.


For more information, contact the Gateway Student Support Spot at

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