Food Services by Fresh Ideas | Judson University Christian College
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Judson Food Service

Dining Hall Hours

Monday through Thursday

Breakfast 7:15 - 9:15 a.m.
Lunch 10:45 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 - 6:45 p.m.


Breakfast 7:15 - 9:15 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.


Brunch 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.


Lunch 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Dinner 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Weekly Menu 

For this week's menu, check out the Fresh Ideas website.

About the Dining Hall

The Judson Dining Hall, located in the Lower Commons area of the Lindner Campus Commons, serves meals seven days a week to the Judson community and guests. A variety of food options are available including main courses, a salad bar, cafe specialties, international cuisine, and vegetarian, dairy-free and gluten-free options. Meal plans are available for resident and commuter students and special deals are available to faculty, staff, and commuters who wish to load a balance to their ID card. Guests are also welcome and can pay by cash or personal check at the door (costs vary by meal).

Riverside Café Hours

Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.

About Riverside Café

The Riverside Café, located on the first floor of Lindner Tower, offers sandwiches, salads, snacks, fruit parfaits, drinks, and an assortment of other grab-and-go food items to students and guests who are looking for an evening snack or lite meal while on the west side of campus. Intelligentsia drip coffee will also be available. In addition to paying by cash or credit, students with meal plans will receive Flex Dollars loaded to their ID each semester for use at the cafe. Students, faculty, and staff may also purchase and load Eagle Bucks on their ID through MyJudson.

Dining and Hospitality Staff

Susan Nawrocki
Dining Services Director
(847) 628-2074 or e-mail

 Mona Scherf
Administrative Assistant
(847) 628-2071 or e-mail  

Additional Information

General Rules

To accommodate for people with allergies, outside food is not allowed in the Dining Hall. Seating for those wishing to bring their own food is available in the Upper Commons or outside, weather permitting.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition information about the meals served in the Dining Hall is available at

Event Catering

A variety of catering options are available for campus events. For more information, please see the Catering Guide for a list of our menu options.

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