The Beach Basic Needs Department is operating remotely but providing all of the same services through the Student Emergency Intervention and Wellness and Beach Cal Fresh Outreach programs.


The Student Emergency Intervention and Wellness program is also seeing students via phone and email. Students can fill out the application through the link below. A student case coordinator will reach out and have an intake by phone. They will work with our campus and community partners to provide services to assist our students in need.


NOTE* In lieu of COVID-19 our students are in much more difficult circumstances and we have seen a high increase in the number of student applications. We are working diligently to get back to students as soon as possible however there might be a delay due to the amount of applications. We appreciate your understanding during this time and look forward to serving you.


Cal Fresh is open for appointments to assist students via Zoom for their Cal Fresh inquiries, applications, questions and concerns. Students can schedule appointments via the link provided below which is also on the Cal Fresh Outreach Website. A staff member will contact the student with a confirmation and zoom scheduled meeting for their appointment. The Cal Fresh Office looks forward to remotely continuing to assist students with their basic needs.


Student Emergency Intervention and Wellness Program

Supporting Students at CSULB

The CSULB Student Emergency Intervention and Wellness Program is a comprehensive program that identifies and immediately serves some of CSULB's most at-risk students, which include our displaced students, food insecure students, and students experiencing an emergency or crisis.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Be an enrolled CSULB student
  • Be able to demonstrate and urgent financial need ( Supporting documentation is helpful where appropriate)
  • Must have exhausted all sources of financial assistance and aid


  • Displacement: Living in your car; Temporarily staying with friends or family; Living on the street
  • Medical Expense due to hospitalization or severe illness
  • Car Accident: Car repairs/Loss of Transportation