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Report claims nearly half of college students food insecure

Report claims nearly half of college students food insecure

Even among meal plan enrollees, 43 percent reported experiencing food insecurity.

Nearly half (48 percent) of college students responding to a survey on food insecurity reported that they lacked reliable access to sufficient quantities of affordable, nutritious food in the previous 30 days, with 22 percent reporting “very low levels of food security that qualify them as hungry.” That latter figure constitutes a quarter of community college students and a fifth of students at four-year schools.

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