Economic Crisis Response Team

Economic Crisis Response Team

The Economic Crisis Response Team (ECRT) provides support and guidance to enrolled UCLA students who have self-identified, or are identified by UCLA faculty or staff, as experiencing a financial crisis that impacts their academic success at UCLA. They offer support through emergency housing, meal vouchers, grants, short-term loans, and additional campus resources.

General Info

Times vary. Please see resource website for more information.
On Campus 555 Westwood Plaza, Strathmore Building Room 106
Undergraduate Graduate & Professional

Contact Info

(310) 206-1189


  • Contact - Request additional information and support services. Fill out the ECRT Self Assessment Intake Form and Emergency Meal Request Form through MyUCLA to access housing, financial, and nutritional support.
  • Federal Student Aid - Apply for student aid FAFSA.
  • Dream Application - If you are not a citizen or a permanent resident but qualify for nonresident tuition waiver, you may want to fill out an application.
  • General Financial Aid Information - Contact UCLA's financial aid office for additional information.
  • UCLA Basic Needs Committee - Find information about how this program provides a variety of resources and services to ensure food and basic needs security throughout the UCLA community.