Gator Grub Alert

Gator Grub Alert is an app where students can get healthy meals while on campus! Students can opt-in for push notifications when Staff & Faculty have excess catered food allowing students to get a free meal.

Instructions to Download:

1. Download the San Francisco State mobile app here

2. Login in to the app with your SFSU ID and password

3. Turn on push notifications

4. Go to the "What to Eat" tile

5. Click on "Gator Grub Alert"

6. Read the liability waiver and continue to opt-in

7. Hit the green opt- in button

8. You are now ready to receive free food alerts!

Trained Staff and Faculty 

Trained Staff/Faculty, to post your notification click on . Staff/Faculty must attend a Gator Grub Alert training in order to be able to post. 

To receive an email about upcoming training dates, or to schedule a Gator Grub Alert training for your staff (5 or more), please email

Please check back for upcoming training dates.

Gator Grub Alert Download Sessions

Stop by the Gator Grub Alert community download table to learn more about free food resources on campus and get assistance downloading SF State’s free food notification, Gator Grub Alert. Download the app and get a FREE snack!

Date & Time: Every Tuesday from 12:30 to 2 PM

First Tuesdays: Library
Second Tuesdays: 19th Ave. & Holloway
Third Tuesdays: Quad
Fourth Tuesdays: Humanities Building