Beyond the Food Pantry: Closing the SNAP Gap
Joshua Rudolph and David Thompson, Hope Center for College, Community, and Justice
Three in five college students experience some form of basic needs insecurity. The good news: Many of those students qualify for the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Plan (SNAP). The bad news: Only about 43 percent of likely eligible students access SNAP.
A new guide offers promising solutions to help colleges increase SNAP participation on their campuses.