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Dining on Campus

Elevate Your Dining Experience

We know that great food is an essential part of the college experience, and we're dedicated to providing our students with a variety of options that cater to diverse tastes and dietary needs. Whether you're grabbing a quick snack between classes or sitting down to enjoy a meal with friends, our campus dining choices are designed with you in mind.

Diverse Food Options

Enjoy a wide range of options, including vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free dishes.

On-the-Go Convenience

Get fresh, made-to-order meals when you're in a hurry or looking for a light bite.

All-day Menu

Grab a bite for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or at any time of the day.

The Choice Is Yours

Dulany Dining Hall Cougar Café

Dulany Hall is the heart of Columbia College's dining scene. This one-stop destination offers vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free dishes, ensuring every student finds something they love.

Explore Meal Plans

When you're on the move or just in the mood for a lighter meal, head to Cougar Café for breakfast pastries, sandwiches, salads, ready-to-eat snacks, and Starbucks coffee. 

View Cougar Café Hours

Flexible Meal Plans

With our meal plans, you can customize your dining experience, allowing you to make the most of your time on campus.

Plan Cost per Semester Cougar Bucks1 Guest Passes
Platinum $2,010 $250 8
Gold $1,960 $150 3
Silver $1,910 $50 3
Commuter & Cougar Village Only $1,366 $50 3

1Cougar Bucks are a dollar equivalence only accepted at Columbia College dining facilities. Cougar Bucks offer Columbia College students a convenient method of paying for goods and services. Cougar Bucks do not rollover from semester to semester, so be sure to use them all up before the semester ends. 

Questions? Contact our Director of Food & Dining Services, Meghan Blackburn, at or via (573) 875-7546.

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