Consider Including a Basic Needs Statement on Your Syllabus

January 26, 2021 / PSU-AAUP

Basic Needs Syllabus Statement
The PSU Student Food Pantry is encouraging all faculty to include a basic needs statement in their syllabus. The statement is below and you can read more about it at the link above. 
Basic Needs at Portland State
It can be challenging to do your best in class if you have trouble meeting basic needs like safe shelter, sleep, and nutrition. Resource centers across campus are here to provide assistance, referrals, and support. Please contact anyone on this list for assistance:

Basic Needs Hub:

Portland State Food Pantry:

C.A.R.E. Team:
     (503) 725-4422

Student Health & Counseling:
     (503) 725-280

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