Commonwealth Credit Union Cardinal Cupboard

Shelves stocked with various cans, bottles and boxes of food.

Through fundraising and food drives, the Commonwealth Credit Union Cardinal Cupboard’s increases accessibility to food and health products to members of the Cardinal community in an effort to reduce their financial burden.


Summer Hours of Operation

Monday & Wednesday
11 am - 2 pm

Tuesday & Thursday
2 pm - 5 pm

Fridays & Weekends

Pantry closed July 1 – August 19

If you are in need of food, you can request one of our Grab & Go bags.

These are bags of shelf stable food designed to last a person a few days, including items such as canned goods, granola bars, and oatmeal.


Swain Student Activities Center, W312

The Commonwealth Credit Union Cardinal Cupboard is open to all members of the Cardinal community (students, staff, and faculty). Please bring your Cardinal Card ID with you during your visit. Need assistance outside of normal business hours? Try our Grab & Go food packages (only individuals logged into their UofL accounts via Microsoft can access the form).

Current COVID Guidelines

Patrons must maintain a 6 foot distance from others in the pantry. Do not enter if you are ill or feeling sick. Use the hand sanitizer provided when entering and exiting the pantry. Do not bring your own bags. Do not enter if there are more than 3 individuals (including the staff member) in the pantry. Patrons must wear masks, when possible.

Additional Resources