Dining Services-Cougar Cafe & Cougar Grill

Call 575-624-7306 for more information.

Dining Services is open to all students, faculty, staff and the general public and to resident students who live on campus at Sierra Vista Village.

Eating on campus is about more than just great food. Meal times are the time to relax, refuel, hang-out with friends, have fun, or make new friends. You will always be able to eat what you want, when you want, how you want! In addition to the large variety of food to select from, if you don’t have time to sit down and eat, you can always get your meal to go, some restrictions apply on to go meals.

We offer Breakfast, lunch, and dinner—–???

Catering services are also provided to campus departments, community groups, conferences, as well as military and government agencies.

View Our Catering Guide


Meal Plans

How Meal Plans Work
Resident students can choose from specific meal plan options based upon where they live on campus.

“Unlimited Dining” Plans

Enjoy unlimited dining —all-you-care-to-eat. Stop in during operating hours for a full meal, quick snack or cup of coffee with friends! No keeping track of meals. No worrying about cash unless you wish to purchase bottled drinks, chips and candy using cash credit, or check. Use your Cougar Card for anytime access to regular meals!

Meal Plan Options

The “Unlimited” Plan allows the meal plan holder to eat at the dining hall 1 time during each scheduled meal; they may eat unlimited seven days a week on the 19 meal plan during each scheduled meal. 10 meal plans allow for 10 meals for the week. The Unlimited Plan is not transferrable.

2018- 2019 Meal Plans are for ONE SEMESTER.
Please see the “Eligibility” key to determine what plans are available to you.


Meal Plan Description Eligibility* Rate **
Fall & Spring
Rate **
19 Unlimited per week Unlimited Dining B1, B2, B3 $1,734.88 $1,004.08
10 Unlimited per week Unlimited Dining B2, B3 $895 $477

*Eligibility Key:  B1=Residents in Building 1   B2=Residents in Building 2   B3=Residents in

Estimated number of serving days per fall/spring is one hundred and twelve (112).
Estimated number of serving days for summer is fifty-six (56).
**Rates are subject to change

Building 3

Meal Plan Requirements
A meal plan

  • is required for all campus residents living in Building One (non-kitchen unit)
  • is optional for campus residents living in the Apartment Buildings (kitchen-unit)
  • is required for each semester of enrollment

How to Sign Up for a Meal Plan
Resident students must complete a Meal Plan Contract for the semester of enrollment; contracts are available online, in the Dining Card Services and Housing and Offices.
Questions concerning the terms of Meal Plan Contracts may be directed to the Business Office, Administration Building office 119. You may also call 575-624-7123. 

Summit Food Service

Kim Almaguer, Operation Support Manager
575-910-6692– Office

Hours of Operation
Monday- Friday 7:00am – 9:00am; 11:00am – 2:00pm

Campus Union Building (CUB)

Daily Hot Line Buffet: ALL YOU CAN EAT!

Breakfast: $5.15 +tax

Lunch: $6.75+tax

Dinner: $7.55+tax