End_Sexual_Violence_Graphic_ProfileFrom October 9 through 13, our website will be purple in support of “Turn the Campus Purple” week, an annual campaign to raise awareness for dating and domestic violence. Visit http://endsexualviolence.rutgers.edu/events-programs/ for featured events throughout the week.

Rutgers Dining Services

Doing Our Part


Cupanion is a student driven initiative as a way to reduce waste by eliminating the cup, lid and straw from the takeout process. Several attempts have been made to eliminate the disposables consumed by takeout. The Cupanion bottle was recently rolled out.
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Menus of Change | Oct. 26 : Cauliflower Stir Fry Rice

Chef Demo

Livingston Dining

Thanksgiving Buffet Theme Meal | Nov. 16

Enjoy Thanksgiving with turkey, mashed potatoes and don’t forget the gravy!

Menus of Change | Nov. 30 : Zucchini Noodles

Chef Demo

Rutgers buffet style dining

Holiday Buffet | Dec. 7

Our holiday buffet brings ham and gingerbread cookies as the last themed meal of the fall semester.

MidKnight Breakfast | Dec. 14

When the clock strikes 12, enjoy the most important meal of the day on the night before finals.

Meet the Nutritionists


Peggy Policastro, Ph.D., RD


Marina Vineis, R.D.N

Dining Services employs a Nutritionist / Registered Dietitian to assist students with specialized dietary needs. Students requiring a specialized diet for medical needs such as celiac disease or food allergies can schedule a meeting with the nutritionist to discuss an individualized nutrition care plan.
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