UConn Bound – What’s Open

Welcome Admitted Students & Families!! If you are looking to dine on campus during
UConn Bound on April 6th or April 13th, please review the locations below that will be open.
If you arrive to campus on the Friday prior, please review our quick links below.

**Please note that the brunch prices on April 6th and 13th apply only to those days.**

Dining Services Quick Links:  Menus | Map of Locations | Hours | Guest Dining Info



2024 Earth Day Spring Fling & Zero Waste BBQ

Earth Day Spring Fling Schedule

Rain Date April 24th

2024 Zero Waste BBQ Menu

$12.00 Credit Card or 1 Flex Pass
Meal includes your choice of  two entrees, salad on a stick, Fritos Corn Chips & milk.
Meal also includes one small ice cream from the UConn Dairy Bar truck.

Dry Rubbed BBQ Chicken
Sysco Foods-Rocky Hill Connecticut
(Gluten Free)

Hot Dogs
Four Mile River Farm, Old Lyme, CT
(Gluten Free)

Hamburger and Hot Dog Buns
Freihofer’s Bakery, Wilbraham, Massachusetts
Contains-Wheat, Soy and sesame.
(Gluten Free Buns available upon request)

The “Veganator” Burger
Farmhouse Burger Boston, Massachusetts
(Vegan, Gluten Free)-Contains Soy

Beyond Meat Plant Based Italian Sausage Link
(NON-GMO / Vegan / Gluten Free)-Contains Coconut

Caprese Salad on a stick with UConn Balsamic Vinaigrette
Sardilli Produce, Hartford CT / Liuzzi Cheese, Hamden, CT
(Includes Liuzzi Mozzarella, Cucumbers, Basil, and Grape Tomatoes)
Gluten Free-Contains Soy and Dairy

Fritos Corn Chips
Dayville, CT
(Gluten Free/Vegan)

White and Chocolate Milk
Mountain Dairy, Storrs, CT

UConn Dairy Bar Ice Cream Truck
UConn Dairy Bar-Storrs CT

UConn Bakery will also be on Fairfield Way with some free and fun cupcakes!!
(Gluten-free and Vegan available upon request)


UConn Dining to Host Summer Culinary Camps for Children

UConn Dining Services is excited to welcome back our culinary camps for children.

Our two-day camps are open to children ages 11-13 and will be held at Gelfenbien Commons Dining Hall.

Participants will have an opportunity in both camps to work with award-winning UConn chefs and learn the basics related to cooking.

See full details at dining.uconn.edu/ucann-cook-camps

Earth Day Spring Fling to Feature Zero Waste BBQ

The annual Earth Day Spring Fling, co-hosted by the Office of Sustainability and the Department Dining Services, returns after a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, to Fairfield Way on Wednesday, April 20th, from 11am-2pm.

The sustainability festival will include vendors, fun activities, and events including a goat yoga session and a zero waste BBQ lunch from Dining Services.

See below for event details:

Zero Waste BBQ – Dining Services will be catering an outdoor zero-waste barbecue featuring vegan, vegetarian, and sustainable food options sourced locally. Lunch will cost one flex pass or $12 credit/debit. The meal will include a small ice cream from the UConn Dairy Bar truck. The UConn Bakery will also be there handing out spring theme cupcakes to celebrate Arbor Day. Students can donate their flex passes at the event if they have extras. Click here for the menu.

Environmental Art Show: Show off your eco-related art! Submit your art entry.

12-1p Goat Yoga: Yoga alongside the little goats of Bradley Mountain Farm. 75 person cap – you must register beforehand. Bring your own towel or yoga mat to Founders Green.

Party Peddler Bike: Hop on the 10 person bike for a tour of sustainability along Fairfield Way.

125th Class Tree Planting: As a certified Tree Campus, we’re happy to plant the Class of 2022’s student-selected Three-Flowered Maple on the north side of Wilbur Cross from 1-2pm.

Eco-Vendors: Meet with student and community organizations dedicated to sustainability, as well as eco-minded businesses along Fairfield Way.

For more information, please email sustainability@uconn.edu.