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The Basic Needs Team


For Those In Need of Assistance, Contact Slug Support.

1) If you are a student needing assistance, you may contact Slug Support at the Dean of Students Office directly by:

  • Phone: 831-459-4446
  • Email: deanofstudents@ucsc.edu

2) If you are faculty or staff, you may make a referral directly to a Slug Support Manager at the Dean of Students Office by:


Have questions about the UCSC Basic Needs Committee or campus efforts? Want to learn more about opportunities to get involved?

Email: basicnds@ucsc.edu 

We can help refer you to the best contact for your interest/needs. We also welcome feedback on how we can improve this website.