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Food Service


Great Western Dining is MCC’s on-campus food service provider. The cafe is located in the Student Union; hours are listed below. Credit and debit cards are accepted.

Cafeteria Hours

Monday – Friday
Breakfast 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Continental Breakfast 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Lunch 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Dinner* 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
*Friday Dinner 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
Brunch 11:45 am – 12:30 pm
Dinner 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Dinner 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

We also cater! Contact us by phone (641-844-5760) or email ( for a copy of our Catering Menu.

2020-2021 Dining Plans

Meal Plans

1. 18-Meal Residential Plan ($1,340/semester): this plan allows residential students to eat all meals served per week in the cafeteria with unlimited servings during open hours of operation. Non-residential students can also purchase this plan. Pre- and Post-Semester rate for two meals is $12.77 per day; the rate for three meals is $15.94 per day.

2. Commuter Student Plan ($460 per semester): This includes 5 meals per week and can be used by faculty, staff or commuters for any meal and offers a discounted price from the casual meal rate.

3. 10-Meal Punch Card ($64.50): Available for students and non-students, any meal when Food Service is open.

Other info

  • All you care to eat!
  • Meals are loaded to your student ID card
  • Unused meals cannot be transferred to following weeks
  • Can be charged to financial aid if available

Guest meal rates

Guest meals can be purchased directly at the cashier.

  • Breakfast – $5.25
  • Lunch – $7
  • Dinner – $7
  • Special Meals – $8.40

Please note that all prices include tax. Dining Memberships listed above are subject to change. If you have any questions, please contact MCC Residence Life and Housing at

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