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Please be advised, the University’s dining needs will be serviced solely at Rob’s Café and its convenience store located in Robertson Dining Hall. Call 1-800-250-8993 with questions. (4/1/20)

Rob’s Café

Open daily from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and will serve breakfast, lunch and dinner in a to-go format at a reduced price.


  • Breakfast - $6
  • Lunch - $7
  • Dinner - $8


Open daily from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. and will offer a late-night meal option, located in Robertson Dining Hall.

If you need any help with access to food please refer to ZipAssist for help.

Meal Plan Information

Dining OptionsWhere to eat

Whether you’re craving subs or sushi, beef or shrimp, waffles or won-ton soup, there's an eatery on campus for you.


Dining PlansDining Plans & Costs 

We have a variety of dining plan options available to suit your style. Click the link above to view your options.

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Allergy and Special diet needs

Do you have food allergies or special diet needs? University Dining Services can accommodate almost all dietary needs. See food allergies and special diets.

Purchasing a Dining Plan

Commuter students / Staff / Faculty may purchase a Dining Plan at any time during the semester.  Your Dining Plan charge can be added to your Student Account before the end of the first week of classes (Friday, January 17, 2020).

If you are purchasing a plan after the first week of the semester, we require prepayment.

To purchase a Dining Plan online with a credit card or electronic check please go to Purchase a Dining Plan web page or you may purchase a meal plan at the Zip Card office located in Simmons Hall.

Should you have any questions, you may contact the Zip Card Office (330) 972-5637.

The current Dining Plan Application and contract conditions can be found in the forms section below.