Brower Commons Cook-to-Order Station Demo

Neilson Dining Hall Cook-to-Order Station Demo

Tackling Food Waste

Napkin Board Comments/Questions

Food Donations

2023 Summer Schedule

The last day to use your Spring semester meal plan at any facility is Wednesday, May 10.

Dining Halls

(Brower Commons, Busch Dining Hall, Livingston Dining Commons, and Neilson Dining Hall)

Wednesday, May 10 – close at 9pm

Thursday, May 11 to Friday May 12 – closed

All dining halls will be closed starting Thursday, May 11 throughout the summer and will reopen to start the Fall 2023 semester.


Retail Operations

(Cafe West, Cook Cafe, Douglass Cafe, Harvest Cafe, Henry’s Diner, Kilmer’s Market, Red Pine Pizza, Sbarro, and Starbucks)

Monday, May 8 – Normal hours of operation

Starting Tuesday, May, 9 all retail operations listed above will be closed throughout the summer and will reopen to start the Fall 2023 semester.


Starbucks Truck will be open periodically this summer. Follow the truck on their Twitter page @rustartruck or on this website.

Woody’s Cafe starting Thursday, May 11: weekdays (Mon-Fri) 7:30am – 2:00pm

Learn more about Rutgers Dining

Current News

Saving a student's life

A work at Livingston Dining Commons saves a student’s life! Read the article here

Dining Nutritionist Quoted in Total Food Service article

Dr. Peggy Policastro, RDN (Dining Services) was recently quoted in the May 2022 issue of Total Food Service on the topic of Let’s Grow! Experts Share Plant-Based Cooking Tips. Dr. Policastro provided tips for expanding plant-based menu options. Click here to read the full article.