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The Food For Thought Food Truck Will Not Be Available This Friday

On Friday, October 20th, the Food For Thought Food Truck will not be open for normal business. The truck will still be set up in front of the library but will only be serving students at a special tailgating event.

Dining Services Thanksgiving Pie Sale Flyers

Dining Services is pleased to offer the Thanksgiving Pie and Baked Goods sale again this year. Watch for your flyer and order form coming through interoffice mail. From pies to cheesecake, cookies to breads, we hope to satisfy your holiday dessert cravings. Please note that all orders must be sent or hand-delivered to our main office in Towers at 3385 Towers Loop Rd., U-4071 on or before Wednesday, November 8th. Dining Services wishes you and yours and happy Thanksgiving! To view our offerings, click here.

Thanksgiving Break Meal Request Form

Thanksgiving Break begins Saturday, November 18th and ends Saturday, November 25th. Buckley dining unit will be open during the break. If you have a valid Ultimate, Value or Custom Meal Plan and you plan on staying on campus during the break, you may sign up in advance for gratis meals. These meals are limited to one breakfast, one lunch and one dinner per day. Points and flex passes are NOT valid during this period. To sign up for these meals, please fill out the form provided.

Thanksgiving Break Meal Requests


Food For Thought Food Truck Notice

The Food For Thought food truck will be closed on Monday, October 16th for servicing. Look for the truck back on Fairfield Way on Tuesday, October 17th.

Win dinner for two at Chuck & Augie’s!

He’s a sweet guy and loves to serve. What should his name be?
Stop by Chuck and Augie’s and drop a name in the pumpkin.
No purchase necessary.

Enter as many times as you wish by October 28th.\

Must stop by in person. Fill out paperwork with name, phone, and or email.
One lucky winner wins Gift Certificate for $35.


Friday is National Coffee Day

Friday, September 29th is National Coffee Day. Celebrate by getting 25% off all coffee purchases that day at the UC Cafes on campus (Bookworm’s, Chem Café, Up & Atom and Wilbur’s).

Chuck & Augie’s Open for Open House and Family Weekend

Chuck & Augie’s Restaurant will be be open for Open House and Family Weekend for the following hours of operation:

  • Sunday, October 1st: 11:30am – 2:30pm
  • Saturday, October 7th: 11:30am – 8:00pm


Chuck & Augie’s Special Connecticut Farm To Chef Menu

Chuck & Augie’s is participating in Connecticut’s Farm to Chef Week, offering a specially created menu with food items sourced from local farms, including our own Spring Valley Student Farm. The menu will be offered Monday, September 18th through Friday, September 22nd during lunch and dinner, from 11:00am – 8:00pm. Visit their web page to view the menu:

Friday, September 15th is the Last Day To Downgrade Your Meal Plan

Friday, September 15th is the last day to downgrade your meal plan for this Fall semester. You may, however, upgrade your meal plan at any time. To make changes to your plan, call the Dining Services main office at 860-486-3128.

Show Up and Show Off at The Beanery Cafe

Are you looking for a stage on which to perform, play music, read poetry, etc? The Beanery Cafe, located in the Benton Museum, will offer “open mic” every Tuesday from 4:00pm – 7:30pm. No need to register, just show up and show off! For information contact