Basic Needs


During this time of campus closure, if you are experiencing hardships related to homelessness, hunger, or housing insecurity please contact Di Lohay, Interim Basic Needs Program Manager. 

The Viking Vault Food Pantry

The Viking Vault Food Pantry will be open for grab-n-go pre-packaged bags on Tuesdays from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm at the Liberal Arts Campus (LAC, E-131) and the Pacific Coast Campus (PCC, outside QQ-107).  

. Non-perishable groceries will be packaged ahead of time and available to LBCC students only. Students must present their LBCC student ID. 

Pre-packaged grab-n-go bags outside of E-131

Please contact Di Lohay, Interim Basic Needs Program Manager, with questions at (562) 938-3241 or Please leave a message with name, LBCC student ID #, and contact phone number.

Housing Insecurity Referral Support & Community Resources Information

The Basic Needs Program at Long Beach City College has partnered with community agencies to identify available housing resources for students who may be experiencing housing insecurity. The Basic Needs Program offers information as well as direct referral support.

For more information please contact Dianka Lohay, Basic Needs Program Manager.