Emergency Assistance

A variety of resources are available to support students through challenging situations and help them succeed at Meredith. Contact information is provided to learn more about each fund.

Chaplain's Student Emergency Fund

The Chaplain’s Student Emergency Fund provides money for students with unforeseen expenses and other emergencies. Student requests are confidential. Some examples of needs include healthcare expenses, travel expenses, and food insecurity.

Office of the Chaplain
(919) 760-8607

Daisy Trade

Daisy Trade is an on-campus food pantry housing non-perishable food items and personal hygiene items. Located in the Jones Chapel, it is adjacent to the Common Room and is open to the Meredith Community. It is accessible any time the Jones Chapel is open. No check-in or sign up is required.

Office of the Chaplain
(919) 760-8607

Dress Closet

The Dress Closet, located in Heilman Residence Hall, is coordinated by the Office of Student Leadership and Service. The Dress Closet is a resource set up to assist students who need dresses for the many events and traditions at Meredith College. There is no cost to the student.  Students can make appointments to try on dresses to be worn at various events like Class Day, Ring Dinner, and Charming Evening.  Currently, the Dress Closet is adding donations of professional attire to expand its selections.

Office of Student Leadership and Service
(919) 760-8338

Contact Information
1st Floor, Johnson Hall
(919) 760-8565
Fax: (919) 760-2373