Food Resources

College can be challenging. Getting healthy food doesn’t have to be.

We are happy to announce that West Valley College has partnered with Second Harvest of Silicon Valley to address student hunger! We will be working together to offer food assistance support to West Valley College students and the community.

West Valley offers three types of food assistance to students:

Second Harvest
Food distribution details

Second Harvest Food Bank of Silicon Valley hosts a drive-thru food distribution every Monday from 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM in parking lot 3.

Need more food on another day? Please visit the Second Harvest website.

Meal Vouchers

Meal Vouchers are available for students qualifying students in need. Find out more information by visiting The Office of Student Needs.

Free Nutritious Snacks

To support students and their well-being, the Office of Student Needs provides daily snacks for students. Please visit the snack rack located in The Office of Student Needs.

The Cohn Family Food Pantry
West Valley College logo

The Cohn Family Food Pantry is a food share program that provides fresh produce, non-perishable, and refrigerated goods to feed WVC students and the local community.


Day Hours
Monday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday* 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

* Only pre-made food boxes available on Fridays.

Closed all campus holidays.


Lower Campus Center

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

CalFresh logo

CalFresh, known federally as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP, provides monthly food benefits to low-income individuals and families and economic benefits to communities.

Lindsay Lee

Lindsay Lee
CalFresh Representative

Aidan Stilwill

Aidan Stilwill
CalFresh Representative

Last Updated 1/26/24