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Summer 2024 Food Pantry Shopping Appointments

The Jamil Niner Student Pantry reopens for the Summer 2024 semester the week of May 22nd. The last shopping date for Summer 2024 is Wednesday, July 31, 2024.

The pantry's online form for student shoppers opens every Sunday morning at 7:00 a.m. Shopping appointments can be scheduled on Wednesday during the summer each week between 11:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Questions regarding scheduling? Email

Starting July 1, 2024, the Jamil Niner Student Pantry is now managed by Student Assistance and Support Services (SASS). Please direct all questions regarding shopping, volunteering, donating, and partnerships to SASS. They can be reached at or (704) 687-0289.


Group of individuals standing around the Jamil Niner Student Pantry. The group on the left is holding a giant Harris Teeter gift card.
Harris Teeter Gift Supports Food Pantry
Harris Teeter recently made a donation to the Jamil Niner Student Pantry. A gift of $10,000 in Harris Teeter gift cards and industrial shelving to update the pantry’s storage needs will assist the organization’s efforts to combat student food insecurity on UNC Charlotte’s campus.
Individuals restocking canned goods on shelves in the Jamil Niner Student Pantry.
University-Community Partnership to Combat Food Insecurity among College Students
The on-campus food pantry served more than 800 student clients during its first academic year
A lady in a grey long sleeve shirt and red scarf holds canned goods while standing in front of shelves of more canned goods.
Students, Faculty, Staff Address Hunger on Campus With Food Pantry
Exchange Online - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Students go hungry every day at UNC Charlotte. To address this critical need, a team of students, faculty and staff have opened a campus food pantry.
Individuals looking at canned goods on shelves in the Jamil Niner Student Pantry.
Family Focus: Food pantry at UNCC helps students with food insecurity
WXOC-TV Eyewitness New 9, Charlotte
Group of individuals standing in front of shelves of pantry items.
Student needs give rise to UNCC campus food pantry
Charlotte Observer
Food pantries are sprouting up on college campuses across the nation, part of an emerging trend that’s beginning to shed light on a subject with little data so far: hunger and food insecurity among the college crowd.
Shelves full of boxed food items like cereal and macaroni & cheese.
Campus Food Pantry Aids Students in Need
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Recent initiatives begun by the Department of Student Affairs and the Department of Academic Affairs have led to the creation of an on campus student food pantry. The food pantry stands to serve a growing number of students facing chronic hunger.