UVM Dining has always prioritized the health and safety of our guests and staff. We adhere to the Vermont Department of Health regulations and the University’s Our Common Ground. Please understand that there may be modifications; refer back often for updated guidelines and info. 

Exciting new updates coming soon

We heard from our community at Dining Advisory Group meetings, via email and Instagram DM, in-person and with our annual Fall and Spring Satisfaction Surveys. We are excited to share with you a taste of the updates that rolled out during the 2023/2024 Academic Year.

More variety: 
  • In the Marketplace Vermont Burger Co. will have new specials for their burgers and sides. Starting January 22 we will begin weekly rotations of LOCAL Global Village Foods falafel, samosa's, kofta, black bean hush puppy's and potato fritters at Central, Harris and Redstone dining. 
  • Continue the Wild Blue Sushi pop-ups on Thursdays at dinner in the dining halls and the rotating dessert pop-ups with Justin, our General Manager during dinner, every Tuesday starting January 30.
  • Opened a Waffle Cabin station inside the UVM Dairy Bar on the 2nd floor of the Davis Center.
Expanding Services and Options: 
  • Picante at the University Marché will start offering a breakfast burrito to complement options at TOAST. Signature Salads in the Marketplace will start to feature grain and noodle bowls. Your favorite vegan friends at Broccoli Bar will be doing dinner pop ups in residential dining locations once a month starting February 7.
  • Mobile Ordering: Is available across campus to view menus, allergen information and check your meal plan balance. You can order ahead through the Everyday app at the following locations: Campus Perk, Given Bistro, Green Roof Deli, Redstone Market, Skinny Pancake, Jamal's Chicken, The Halal Shack and UVM Dairy Bar.
  • We’ve expanded the Meal Exchange Program (extended to include Fridays, with expanded hours and locations.) Redstone residents will receive an additional three to be used at Redstone Market, since Redstone Dining will remain closed at lunch time.
  • Four at Redstone Dining has moved to the left side of the dining hall. It will be open Monday - Wednesday 4:30PM - 8:30PM and Sunday Noon - 3:30 and 4:30PM - 8PM.
  • Trinity Campus Residents may use one meal swipe, per meal period, at Northside Dining, for a choice of five items (limited to one entrée). Students may dine-in or take a meal to go. This dining hall offers select hot entrée options at breakfast, dinner, and brunch on the weekends, a self-service deli, salad bar, soups, and snacks. There is a Simple Zone at this location.
Allergen Friendly Options:
  • Simple Servings at Central Campus will expand hours to be available Monday - Friday 11AM - 8:30PM and Saturday/Sunday 11AM - 8:00PM
  • Simple Zone: We are moving to a locked CATCard access system at Harris Millis and Redstone Dining to ensure these spaces are safe for those who need it. Simple Zone is a gluten-free, and tree-nut free area for students reserved with food allergies and other dietary needs. 
    • To access the locked Simple Zone at Harris Millis and Redstone Dining you will need to receive access from the Registered Dietitian. To be given access, complete the Access Formusing your UVM credentials. 
    • Please Note Harris Millis and Redstone Dining Simple Zones will be unlocked the first two weeks of each semester.

UVM Dining sends out campus-wide communications throughout the year. View past communications:

We update this page throughout the year so check back often for the most current information and guidelines. 
  • Traditional Dining Halls are Central , Harris Millis, and Redstone Dining. They accept the following tenders: Meals, Retail Points, CAT$cratch, Credit and Debit cards (no cash)
  • Retail Locations accept the following tenders: Retail Points, CAT$cratch, Credit and Debit cards, and Cash (cash accepted Given Bistro and The Marketplace only)
  • Our Traditional Dining Halls are for dine-in or a meal to-go using EcoWare. 
  • The following dining halls will close for one hour between lunch and dinner at the following times:  
    • Central Campus Dining: 3:30PM - 4:30PM
    • Harris Millis Dining:2:30PM - 3:30PM
  • All students have the ability to switch meal plans during the first two weeks of each semester. Learn more about our Meal Plan Options.
  • Running low on Retail Points? Points can be added at anytime through our "Shop." Additional Retail Points added on to your account receive a 10% discount at the register when making food or beverages purchases at any UVM Dining retail location (Campus Perk, Green Roof Deli, Given Bistro, Redstone Market, The Marketplace, University Marche, UVM Dairy Bar, and Waterman Market). The balance of those additional points will rollover semester to semester as long as you are enrolled at UVM.
  • EcoWare is one of our signature sustainability programs on-campus, learn how it works.
  • We welcome refillable mugs up to 24 ounces in our UVM Dining retail locations only. Save 25 cents off the price of a large coffee when you use your own mug!
  • Order ahead, view menu options, allergen info and more using the Everyday App.
Dining Rules and Etiquette
Thank you for keeping our dining spaces safe. 
  • Your CATcard is for your own personal use only. 
  • No outside food or beverages are allowed into our traditional dining halls or retail spaces.
  • Use a clean plate or cup with each visit to a dining station.
  • There is no refilling of personal beverage containers in the traditional dining hall locations; water refilling stations are located around campus. 
  • In the UVM Dining retail locations we ask you to limit your purchases to $50 per transaction ($150 per day); please budget accordingly.
  • Service animals allowed, no pets.
  • Shoes and Shirt required.

Students may use up to two Meal Swipe in the below listed retail location for an entrée, side and a beverage. Refer to signage inside each location or read below to learn about what entrees, sides and beverages are included with your Meal Exchange Swipe. 

Important Details 

  • Meal Exchange swipes can be used twice a week, Monday-Friday.  
  • You must let the cashier know when you are using a Meal Exchange Swipe or you will be charged in Retail Points, CAT$cratch or credit/debit 
  • Meal Exchange Swipes reset every Monday and do not roll over week to week.  
  • Redstone residents will receive an additional three to be used at Redstone Market only during the lunch period. 

Use Meal Exchange Swipes at the following locations and times: 

Green Roof Deli
Available with Everyday Ordering only by app, browser or kiosk.

Lunch to Dinner 

  • Monday - Thursday 11:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. | 6" sandwich, a side and a beverage 
  • Friday 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. | 6" sandwich, a side and a beverage 

Redstone Market

11:00 am - 4:30 p.m. | Select 1 entrée, indicated with a green dot + 1 side, indicated with a red dot + plus a beverage (Fountain soda, small milk, juice or coffee)  

The Marketplace 

8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. | A Breakfast Sandwich + home fries or whole fruit + small coffee/tea or 10 oz. orange juice 

All options include hand-cut fries or a designated side + a fountain drink, small coffee/tea and will close at 2:15 p.m. on Friday’s 

  • Signature Salad 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Rotating Signature Salad  
  • Vermont Burger Co. 11:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.   | Beef or Beyond Burger  
  • Salad Bar 11:00 a.m.  - 3:00 p.m. | Large Salad  

University Marché  

See cashier for your side and beverage 


  • 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Bagel sandwich or a deli sandwich 
  • 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Hot sandwich special 
  • 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Burrito, Tacos (2), Taco Salad, or Nachos  
Sustainability is a longstanding core value here at UVM Dining. It is woven into everything we do, from purchasing local and sustainable foods, providing a variety of plant-forward options, reducing food packaging and waste, to giving back to our community. We know that our students and community care about where their food comes from and how it is prepared. Our chefs work hard to source local ingredients and offer recipes that are both good for your health and socially and environmentally responsible.
Learn more about our commitments and initiative on our Sustainability Page.
Providing you with nutritious options is something your dining team proudly does every day. We help you select delicious, healthy and satisfying meals, snacks and desserts by highlighting well-balanced menu choices and providing nutritional information and tips to help you make choices that fit your needs. Learn More on our Nutrition Page.

Yes! The UVM Dining app, Everyday, is intended to save you time. Use it to view menus and hours by location, customize dietary preferences, order ahead, and earn loyalty points. You can pay with retail points, meal exchange, CAT$cratch, Apple Pay, or credit/debit.​​ 

  1. Order from your phone
  2. Order from your web browser
  3. Order in person with credit/debit only using the NEW Kiosk at Green Roof Deli or Cyber Cafe

How To Sign Up For The Everyday app on your phone

  • Go to everyday.sodexo.com or scan a QR code on a promotional flyer
  • Select Google Play or App Store and download the app for your phone
  • Select "Sign Up" 
  • YOU MUST sign up using your @uvm.edu email
  • Complete the form 
  • Select "Next" 
  • Under "Terms & Conditions" & Conditions" slide the toggle bar to the right
  • Select "Register" 
  • Once you've signed in on the app you will remain signed in unless you actively sign out

How To Sign Up For The Everyday app in a web browser

  • Go to everyday.dynamify.com/store/university-of-vermont
  • Select "Sign Up" 
  • YOU MUST sign up using your @uvm.edu email
  • Steps to finish setting up, checking in, connecting your meal plan and placing an order are very similar to the app above
  • Once you've signed in on the app you can automatically sign in with the same credentials online
How To "Check In" 
  • Once logged in, select "Check In" 
  • In the form field, type University of Vermont > no code needed!
  • Select "Check In" 
  • Complete the dietary form 
  • Select "Save" 
If you have a meal plan YOU MUST connect this before placing your first order
How To Link your Meal Plan 
  • On the home screen, select the three stacked lines in the top left corner Select "Payment Methods" 
  • Select "Add Campus meal plan" 
  • It will bring you to a UVM Dining NetID login page as long as you also have the DUO app on your phone
  • Login to NetID and approve DUO push
  • You should see the word "Success" on your screen
  • Click the left arrow at the top to exit Payment Methods
  • Go back into Payment Methods and all your meal plan options should display
  • Click the house icon
  • Click the menus icon and start viewing all available menu options
How To Link a Credit Card 
  • On the home screen, select the three stacked lines in the upper left-hand corner 
  • Select "Payment Methods" 
  • Select "Add Credit or Debit Card" 
  • Complete the form 
  • Select "Next" 
  • Enter your credit card or debit card information 
  • Check the Terms & Conditions Box 
  • Select "Save" 
How To Place A Mobile Order 
  • On the home screen, Select "Menus" 
  • Scroll through Locations and select the one you want to order from    
  • If the location is in black and white it is closed
  • If the location says view only, you can view the menu but you cannot order.
  • Select food item(s) by pressing the (+) symbol next to each one
  • Select "Proceed to Check Out" 
  • Where it says Choose Order Time you must wait for the [change] button to show up, once it does, select the date and time for your order
  • Select Payment Type > Choose from Meal Exchange, Retail Points, Swipes, Meal Blocks, CAT$cratch or credit/debit
  • Select "Pay" at the bottom of the screen 
  • Pick up your order at the designated pick up area at the location you chose
How To Place A Meal Exchange Order at Green Roof Deli

Please note this is only available to on campus meal plan holders
  • On the home screen, select the three stacked lines in the top left corner 
  • Select "Payment Methods" 
  • Be sure all your meal plan options are visible
  • Click the house icon in the top right
  • Click the menus button at the bottom of the page
  • Scroll through locations until you find Green Roof Deli
  • Select the location and the default Meal Exchange option of a 6" sub
  • Build your meal with 1 entrée, 1 side and 1 beverage
  • Your total should show as $.01 at the bottom of the screen, press Checkout until you get to the payment page
  • DO NOT press "choose time" -wait for a button to the right that says change shows up, that is where you choose your time
  • Once your time is selected your meal plan options should show up under payment times
  • Select swipes as a payment type to pay with meal exchange, your order total should now show as 0.00
  • Press order and pick up your meal at the cubbies. These are organized by the first letter of your first name

We have a dedicated FAQ Page on our website to answer your questions. Don't see what you are looking for? Email Dining@uvm.edu