Student Financial Services Notice Regarding COVID-19

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Closed for Holiday Monday, May 30

The Student Financial Services Office will be closed Monday, May 30 in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.

We understand that emergencies can arise when our office is closed. To better help serve our students in these instances we have a list of resources to provide assistance when our office is unreachable. Be sure to email or leave a message for our office and we will get back to you as soon as we return.

The After Hours information is located on our Contact Page just below the Virtual Front Desk section.

Student Food Market Updates: Registration, RSVP, and Friday Grocery Bag Pick-Up

We are excited to announce that registration and RSVP are no longer needed to attend the Student Food Market on Thursdays at Mission Bay and Parnassus. All current fee-paying UCSF students are welcomed at both locations during open hours.

  • Student Food Market Parnassus (basicneeds.ucsf.edu, [email protected]
    Student Success Center 
    Millberry Union, 100W  
    Every Thursday, from 4 to 6 p.m.

  • Student Food Market Mission Bay (basicneeds.ucsf.edu, [email protected]
    Student Services at Mission Bay 
    Mission Hall 1300 (adjacent to the lobby) 
    Every Thursday, from 4 to 5:45 p.m.

We are also resuming Friday Grocery Pick-Up at Parnassus for a limited number of students who cannot attend the Student Food Market on Thursdays due to classes/clinic/rotations. Students may fill out the online request for Friday Grocery Pick-Up each week between Mondays 8 a.m.-Tuesdays 11:59 p.m. Students will be notified if a bag will be available for them by Wednesday of each week. Students must pick-up their grocery bag at the Student Success Center (MU-100w) between 8 a.m.-1 p.m. that Friday.  

Interest and Loan Payments Paused Until August 31 for Federal Student Loans

The Biden Administration has announced that all federal student loans will have their interest and payment paused until August 31. Due to the COVID pandemic, the White House announced it will be giving students additional time to manage their repayment options. For more details view the announcement from the Department of Education.