At Olivet, we make health and nutrition a priority. When it comes to food, we provide an extensive variety of healthy and delicious meal options in our 4 on-campus locations and 3 coffee shops.

Ludwig Main Dining Room


Fresh Food Options

Designed to satisfy everyone's appetite:

  • Fresh fruit and salads
  • Hot, home-style entrées
  • Pasta and freshly baked pizza
  • Deli choices served on freshly baked breads
  • New creations by our chef just for you
  • Frozen yogurt and freshly baked desserts
  • Homemade soups
  • And you can enjoy "all you care to eat!”

Mon-Fri: 7 - 9:30am / Sat: 8 - 9am
Mon-Fri: 9:30 - 10:30am / Sun: 8:30 - 9:30am
Mon-Fri: 10:30am - 1:30pm / Sat: 11am - 1pm
Sun: 11am - 1:00pm
Mon-Fri: 4:30 - 7:30pm / Sat - Sun: 4:30 - 6:30pm

Farmer's Field

Located in the lower level of Ludwig, Farmer's Field offers garden-fresh, tossed-to-order salads.  You can choose from a selection of chef’s creations or you can customize your salad by choosing from an array of fresh, local whenever possible produce.

Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 2pm and 3 - 7pm
Fri: 10:30am - 2pm
Sat - Sun: Closed


Located in the lower level of Ludwig, CRU5H provides a variety of food from burgers to breakfast, fresh Mex to spicy wings, milkshakes to smoothies & everything in-between. CRU5H offers funtastic food blasted with bold flavor - creating a memorable and cravable experience that will keep you coming back for more.

Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 2pm and 3 - 10pm
Fri: 10:30am - 2pm and 2pm - 9pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: 2pm - 9pm

Nesbitt Lobby

A variety of cold items are available in the Nesbitt lobby, for dine in or carry out. This location only accepts Meal Swipes. Tiger Dollars or Cash are not accepted.

Mon - Thu: 10:30am - 2pm and 4 - 6pm
Fri: 10:30am - 3pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Coffee Shops


Among its comfortable couches and relaxed atmosphere are computers accessible to anyone who wants to surf the Web or check email – perhaps while sipping a latte or a Wet Oreo drink. The coffee shop is a popular hang-out for students and staff alike, and often hosts campus events, such as musical group performances and poetry readings. Starbucks roasts high-quality whole bean coffees. Other premium beverage options include rich espressos, lattes, and Tazo Teas and Starbucks also serves a variety of pastries and confections.

Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 9:00pm
Sat: 11am - 7pm
Sun: 11am - 7pm

Library Cafe 

Located in the Benner Library and the Perry Center, this coffee offers a variety of hot and cold coffee drinks, as well as fresh baked pastries and cookies. Come sit and relax in this cozy space.

Mon - Thu: 7:30am - Midnight
Fri: 7:30am - 5pm 
Sat: 11:30am - 7pm
Sun: 6:30am - Midnight

Perry Center

Located in the Perry Center lobby, this coffee shop offers a variety of hot and cold coffee drinks, as well as fresh baked pastries and cookies. Come sit and relax in this cozy space.

Mon - Thur:
7:30am - 8pm
Fri: 7:30am - 7pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Dining Options, Meal Plans and More

For those who are new, or for those who are unsure of their meal plans, there are two basic meal plans from which to choose from: Block Plan or Standard Weekly Plan.

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