Dining Services

Dining Hall

Dining Services at Elms College

Elms Dining strives to create a unique dining experience for all of its students, faculty, staff and guests. The foundation of the dining program is built on fresh menus, customizable meals, and experienced, trained, passionate employees. Elms Dining features two on-campus locations: Mary Dooley Dining Hall and Elms Café.

Mary Dooley Dining Hall

An all-you-care-to-eat facility, with fresh, seasonal ingredients prepared simply and cooked to perfection. Even more importantly, the dining team is armed with the knowledge of what solutions best fit our customers' needs, and can deliver a customized dining experience.

Elms Café

This We Proudly Serve Starbucks location brews all of Starbucks’ traditional hot and iced beverages. In addition, the Elms Café offers fresh bakery items and variety of grab ‘n go products, including bottled beverages. 


  • 70% of the campus community eat in the Mary Dooley Dining Hall
  • 82% of the campus community always watches what they eat or are somewhat interested in making healthy choices
  • 35% of the campus community consider themselves activists/advocates of sustainable practices
  • 100% of the cardboard and fryer oil on-campus is recycled
  • Elms Dining composts

For more information on the dining program, meal plans, hours of operation and promotions, please visit us at www.elms.campusdish.com.

Hours of Operation

7:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Breakfast: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brunch: 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Continental Breakfast: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Brunch: 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Dinner: 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

The Elms College Café is open:

7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

8 a.m.-2:00 p.m.