Documents Required for CalFresh Application

After you complete your application, you will be asked to submit the following documents listed below to verify the information provided on the application. Please upload documents to GetCalFresh.Org/Docs

You must provide your current class schedule and your financial aid award letter/ package. Information on how to access can be found on Page 8 through Page 10 in the CalFresh Outreach Process Guide 

CalFresh Resource Guide Cover Page

You must provide at least ONE of the following forms of identification for your CalFresh Application 

U.S. Driver License Icon

A U.S. Issued Driver's License  

U.S. Birth Certificate Icon

 A U.S. Birth Certificate 

U.S. Issued Passport Icon

A U.S. Issued Passport  

U.S. Issued Identification Card Icon

A U.S. Issued Idenfitication Card 

If applicable, you must provide proof of income. 

Paystub Icon

Paystubs within the last 30 days

Job Offer Letter Icon

A Job Offer Letter 

Loss of Income Icon

A Loss of Income Statement 

Please provide proof for the following expenses

      Utility Expenses  

Utility Expenses Icon

 Water, Cooling, Heating, Phone, Sewage 

    Rental Expenses 

Rental Expenses Icon

 Receipt from your Landlord, Sworn Statement, Lease Agreement

If you require a Student Verification letter to confirm your participation in one of the approved Local Program of Increased Employability (LPIE) listed below, please email your name, ID number, and lastly your program name to

CalFresh LPIE Updated

*LPIE is a college program that trains students for a job and may make you eligible for CalFresh. 

If you are currently living on campus and have a 10 meal-plan per week, you must provide proof by uploading a screenshot of your 10 meal-plan from your housing portal or email the housing office to request a 10-meal plan verification letter