University Dining Services

Whether you are looking for a place to eat, curious about health and wellness, or in search of a job with Dining Services, Campus Dish has you covered.

Dining Services

Dining at Western is a campus wide experience supporting active healthy lifestyles, sustainability, social responsibility and community development. We understand the importance of a healthy diet, and we strive to meet the needs of students, faculty, staff and visitors through nutritious and satisfying fare.

Edens Hall 109 | 360-650-2970 | Dining@wwu.edu

Meal Plans

Meal plans are required for students living in residence halls and optional for apartment living and off-campus boarders.


For questions about downsizing your meal plan, contact Dining Services.

Last day to downsize your meal plan:

Fall 2018

Oct. 5

Winter 2019

Jan. 18

Spring 2019

April 12

Summer 2019

July 5

Cancel Your Optional Meal Plan

If you are an apartment resident or off-campus boarder, you can cancel your optional meal plan by emailing housing@wwu.edu.

Financial Information

For financial information, view Room and Board Rates.

Residential Dining Commons

Your meal plan gives you access to any of the three all-you-care-to-eat dining halls across campus. Try a location across campus, or eat at the commons closest to your home.

Viking Commons (North Campus)
Ridgeway Commons (The Ridge)
Fairhaven Commons (South Campus)

Note: you don't have to be a resident to enjoy our dining commons!

Campus Cafés and Markets

Choose from a full range of retail dining locations to suit your taste, budget and schedule. All cafés and markets on campus accept Dining Dollars, Viking Dollars, cash and credit cards.