Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly known as food stamps), may be able to provide you with a debit card that can be used at most grocery stores.

Information about SNAP for Students

For more information, or to apply, click here.

Retriever Essentials hosts online information sessions and office hours in partnership with the Maryland Food Bank each semester. Please contact us to find out when our next event is.


Info Session Recording

Slides from Most Recent SNAP Presentation – 2.23.23

The recording below is from our SNAP info session held online in September 2022.


Already Enrolled in SNAP? Emergency Allotments are Ending February 2023

Extra SNAP is Ending – What You Need to Know

Frequently Asked Questions