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Welcome to Wichita State Dining Services

We have two Resident Dining Cafes open this fall to take care of your dining needs while on campus. Please come in, We are open to the public as well as to our students, faculty, staff and campus visitors.

Shocker Dining Hall  

Come in and check out our Brand New dining hall!

Shocker Dining Hall and GroundHouse Coffee shop are conveniently located near the center of campus.

This all you care to eat Cafe has several unique full service venues where you are sure to find something that meets your taste preference.

This dining hall features a destination called "Simple Servings". This dinner platform allows those individuals with food allergies a chance to dine on a complete meal without having to ask for something special while dining with us. We prepare entrees, vegetables and sides without any of the following foods: Milk, Eggs, Wheat, Soy, Shellfish, Peanuts or Tree Nuts.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday

Breakfast: 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Lunch:       11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Dinner:      5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Late Night Dinner:     8:30 - 11:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday

Brunch:      11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Dinner:        5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Late Night Dinner:     8:30 - 11:00 p.m.


Fairmount Towers Cafe' 

Fairmount Towers Cafe is located on the North West corner of campus across the street from Koch Arena.

This Cafe' allows individuals to sample a unique blend of recipes from around the globe. Come and enjoy prepared meals for one low price each meal period. Come by and try out the food at the Cafes where you can enjoy unlimited seconds.

Hours of Operation: 


Monday - Friday  
Hot Breakfast 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Dinner (M-TH) only

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Meal Plan Rates

Students in University Housing

Meal plans are purchased through the Housing and Residents Life office on campus at Fairmount Towers Commons.

Housing and Residence Life      316.978.3693 


Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount St. Box 141, Wichita, Ks 67620-0141

Commuter Meal Plans

Shocker Dollars can be purchased directly from WSU Dining Services located in the Rhatigan Student Center main floor office room 235. Please call us at 316.978.3477 for information.

You can open a new Shocker Dollar declining balance plan with an investment as little as $25.00!



Sick Trays

Sick Tray Form

These trays are available at Fairmount Towers Café & Shocker Dining:
If you are sick and unable to dine in the Café, you can authorize a friend to use your Student ID to pick up a meal for you. Please print the “Sick Tray” form, complete and give to your friend along with your Student ID. The transaction is accepted for one meal, and one form is to be completed for each meal request.

Sick trays are available each day we are open for business.

You will receive 1 to - go container, a soup container with lid and a beverage cup with lid to transport your meal.

Please contact our Resident Dining Manager, Cathy Stroud with questions concerning the sick tray program. Cathy can be reached at 316.978.6931.




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Cash Door Rates for both Dining Halls

Breakfast: - $4.95

Brunch: - $6.90

Lunch : - $6.05

Dinner: - $7.75

Late Night Dinner - $5.50

Steak Night: - $8.25

 retail Dining
RSC Food Operations    

Located at the Rhatigan Student Center. What once was a traditional cafeteria is now an exciting new food court with five different options for customers:

Taco Bell, Chick fil A, Masala Asian Grill, Fast Break.



The Masala Asian Grill  Indian Food Menu

* Our menu will be expanding later in the spring semester as soon as construction has been completed in the RSC main kitchen. We appreciate your patience during construction of the Rhatigan Renewal project.

Hours of Operation: 10:00am - 2:00pm M- F.

Daily Specials week of November 24th: - $3.99

Monday - Creamy Chicken & Mushroom Casserole

Tuesday -

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday - Closed

Friday - Closed


Daily Soup offering: week of November 17th: - 16 oz cup $2.29

Monday - Onion & Cream of Mushroom

Tuesday -

Wednesday - Closed

Thursday - Closed

Friday - Closed



Nutritional information for the base curry sauces can be found at the following link. Please understand that we complete the final products here, some of which are prepared with Chicken and that nutritional information is not included at this time.





Pizza Hut Express featuring a new expanded menu

Branded Personal Pan Pizzas, Flavored breadsticks, Flavored Wings, Pastas, Hot sandwiches.



Monday - Friday - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Nutritional information located at: www.pizzahut.com   







boasts a menu based on chicken products and natural ingredients; Including a Breakfast Menu, fresh side dishes; tasty desserts; and "hand made" preparation techniques for many products. Its menu offers a variety of delicious products that fit into a balanced, healthy diet. Located inside the Rhatigan Student Center. 

Nutrition information located at: www.chick-fi- a.com


Monday - Thursday - 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday - 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Saturday's - 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.



Taco Bell

The nation's leading Mexican-style quick service restaurant chain serving tacos, burritos, signature quesadillas, Border Bowls®, nachos and other specialty items. Located inside the Rhatigan Student Center. 

Nutrition information located at: www. tacobell.com

Hours of Operation: 10:00am - 2:00pm M- F.






Fast break @ The RSC

A gourmet coffee counter featuring Starbucks brand drip coffee and espresso drinks, Freshens Smoothies & soft serve yogurt located on the south end of the Rhatigan Student Center. In addition to coffee and smoothies we serve freshly baked pastries and cookies, delectable gourmet Sandwiches, salads and desserts. Great food anytime of day.


Monday - Thursday - 7a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday - 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.




Blimpie @ Hubbard Hall 1st floor

Make sandwiches the way you would at home! Select from only the finest quality meats, cheeses and toppings, and we pile them high for a fresh, tasty, satisfying sandwich.

Nutrition information located at: www.blimbie.com


Monday - Thursday - 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Friday - 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.




The Book & Bean at Ablah Library

During the day you'll find students poring over their books and lingering over coffee. The Gourmet Coffee House  has a warm, friendly neighborhood aura and rivals the best cafes found all around the world serving great baked goods, freshly prepared sandwiches and salads, and soup.


Monday - Thursday - 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday - 7:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.




Coffee House located at Shocker Hall

Daily operations serving the university community and guests seven days a week during the semester. Menu features a near full Starbucks beverage menu including hot & cold drinks, Tazo brand teas and plenty of fresh prepared food for those on the go!

Hours of Operation each day:

7:00 a.m. - until closing at 2:00 a.m.









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