Am I eligible for SNAP benefits?
SNAP eligibility has been temporarily expanded during the Covid-19 federal public health emergency. While the federal emergency remains in effect, you are eligible for SNAP benefits if either01 You do not need to qualify for both bullet points; either one will make you eligible. of the following pertain to you:
- You participate in the Federal Work-Study program during the academic year.
- You have a federal expected family contribution (EFC) of $0 in the current academic year. For undergraduate students, if you received a full Pell Grant, this means that your EFC is $0 and you therefore do qualify. Pell Grant eligibility can be found in our Online Financial Aid System.
You may apply for SNAP benefits here. If you are unsure if you are eligible for federal work-study or have a $0 EFC, please contact SFS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- You do not need to qualify for both bullet points; either one will make you eligible. back to text ↑