Kangaroo Pantry

We're here to serve you. Stop by the pantry to select items, place an order for pickup or visit a satellite location.

Visit Kangaroo Pantry

You will need

  • Current student, faculty or staff Roo card plate-logo11.png
  • University ID number
  • Mask


4825 Troost, Room 103
Kansas City, MO 64110

Use the touchpad on the post to the right of the front door to call us. We will ask to see your UMKC ID. Once we have verified your ID, we will let you into the pantry.


  • Tuesday, 1:30–5:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday and Thursday, 1–5 p.m.
  • Sunday, 3–6 p.m.

Winter Break Hours

We will be open on the following dates and times during UMKC’s winter break. The pantry will not be accessible at any other times until normal hours resume on January 18, 2022.

  • Tuesday, 12/21: 1:30pm-5:30pm
  • Tuesday, 1/4: 1:30pm-5:30pm
  • Wednesday, 1/5: 1:00pm-5:00pm
  • Tuesday, 1/11: 1:30pm-5:30pm
  • Wednesday, 1,12: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Food Pickup

In person

You may select up to 20 items once per week. A maximum of five of the 20 items can be proteins, which will be marked accordingly. Fresh produce does not count toward your 20 items.

View FDA information on common food allergies 

Place your 20 items in a shopping basket. When you are finished selecting your items, we will bag and weigh them.  

Preorder online

You may order your items online for pickup directly outside the pantry during open hours. You must submit your preorder the day before your selected pickup date.

Preorder online

Additional locations

School of Medicine
Room 1-402
8 a.m.–5 p.m. (when building is open)

UMKC Student Union
2nd floor, near Jazzman’s
Student Union hours 

Atterbury Student Success Center
2nd floor, near Academic Success and Mentoring
Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

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