Five places on campus eager to help when you need it the most

Everyone struggles from time to time. Whether it’s running low on food or needing emotional support, UMKC is ready, willing and able to help its students through the toughest circumstances. Here are five places on campus who are ready to lend you a helping hand.

Kangaroo Food Pantry

4825 Troost Road

Students who are hungry and short of money can come to the food pantry to get some essential groceries. You must fill out a form, and students will need their IDs.

Rainbow Lounge and Library

Student Union Room 325

A safe, welcoming space for the LGBTQIA+ community at UMKC, the Rainbow Lounge provides students with opportunities, resources and information for a variety of circumstances.

UMKC Women’s Center

105 Haag Hall, 5100 Rockhill Road

As a critical office for all students at UMKC, its mission is to provide support services and resources for students in need.

UMKC Counseling Services 

Suite 201, 5110 Oak Street

816-235-1635

The campus counseling center provides a range of services that extend outside of basic counseling, including meetings with mental health professionals, drug and alcohol prevention and crisis intervention.

Title IX Office

5115 Oak Street, Administrative Center 212

If a student is dealing with sexual violence or harassment, the Title IX office helps them get the support they need. They also assist in solving discrimination cases. 

ed9vx@mail.umkc.edu

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