Food Resources

Three Opportunities for Help

Many people struggle to purchase food, and other supplies, while focusing on their education. Student Life & Leadership, in partnership with St. Mary's Food Bank, and Whataburger, offers relief throughout the academic year.




Grab 'n Go

Noodle cups,
Snacks &
Bottled Water
Campus Use
No Appointment Required;
Visit during operating hours


Resource Room

Perishable & Non-Perishable Food⁠,
Household Goods for Home Use
School Supplies for Home,
or Campus Use


Pre-schedule, or
simply walk in,
for an appointment.
See Steps Below

1-2 Monthly Events


SLL Food Services


Perishable & Non-Perishable
Food⁠, including Produce
Home Use
Get Details & Schedule:
Patio Pick-Up Page



Bumstead's Resource Room, Powered by Whataburger

How to Participate in Resource Room Services

We’re Here to Help with wholesome, non-perishable food—as well as household essentials. Students may select up to ten (10) stocked items per visit.

Spring 2023 Hours

Monday through Thursday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm

Get Started in Three Easy Steps

  • Pre-schedule a Pick-Up Appointment, call 602.532.8155, or inquire at the Student Union Front Desk.
  • Submit a Shopping List of items You Need
  • Drop By the Student Union at your assigned time. Your items will be packaged and waiting for you.

Guidelines for Pre-Scheduled Appointments

  • If you’re unable to find an opening on your preferred day, all time slots have been booked. Please try other dates on the form, or make a walk-in appointment.
  • Please arrive on time. If you’re running late, please call to let us know when you’ll be here.
  • You’ll be notified by email if your appointment has been canceled or rescheduled.

Picking Your Items Up

When visiting, be sure to check out our newly remodeled space, made possible through the generosity of Whataburger.  Abundant parking is available in North and West Lots.  Campus is located along Thomas Road, between 11th and 15th Avenues.

Student Union Building
1202 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013



For additional information about Bumstead's Food Resources, Powered by Whataburger—or to ask about volunteering, or donating:

Program Coordinator
Dr. Vashi Worley-Moore

Welcome Desk
Please stop by the Student Union Welcome Desk, adjacent to the Front Entrance, or contact them at: