Student Life

Dining Services

Mealtimes are more than just time to eat. Breaking bread together provides opportunity to fellowship and build relationships while nourishing individuals to face each new day. 

Located in Campus Center, dining services is committed to providing top-notch hospitality while accommodating all your dining needs. The Pioneer College Caterers team, in the dining hall, is proud to provide a wide variety of cafeteria-style foods prepared fresh throughout the day. Various menus are created to make each dining experience pleasing and enjoyable. We are confident you will find the quality of the food and service to be outstanding. 

Dining Services Employment
Enjoy the perks of working on campus and short shifts, while working to build your resume. We are always looking for smiling faces to join the dining services student team. Stop by the dining hall and speak with a dining services manager.


Meal Plans

Meals
Meals are considered a single entry into the dining hall for either; all you can eat dining, one hot carry out, or a single Grab and & Go meal selection.

Exchange Meals
Exchange meals are considered a single meal at Dewey’s Book & Bean in lieu of a dining hall meal. A Dewey’s exchange meal consists of a single Grab & Go meal selection.

Only one meal or exchange meal may be taken during a meal period.

• 19 Meal Plan

  • The 19-meal plan provides one scan per meal period, for 19 meal periods per week. 
  • Each dining hall scan permits all you can eat dining or one hot take out or cold grab & go meal in exchange of your dining hall meal.
  • Enjoy $50 flex points to purchase extra meals in the dining hall or any menu item at Dewey’s Book & Bean.
  • With exchange meals you may take any of your 19 meals from the Dewey’s Book & Bean Exchange Meal Menu in lieu of eating in the dining hall.

• 90 Block Meal Plan – Seniors only

  • The 90-block meal plan provides 90 meal scans per semester.
  • Each dining hall scan permits all you can eat dining or one hot take out or cold grab & go meal in exchange of your dining hall meal.
  • Your block plan includes exchange meals. With exchange meals you may take any of your 90 block meals from the Dewey’s Book & Bean Exchange Meal Menu in lieu of eating in the dining hall.

Commuter students and other guests may purchase meals per visit or a declining balance flex meal plan.


Meal Periods

  • There are 20 meal periods throughout the week.
  • Students must present an active campus ID for dining hall entry.

Monday-Friday

Meal Period Meal Period Times Meal Offerings Offerings Schedule
Breakfast 7:00AM - 10:00AM Hot Breakfast 7:00AM - 8:45AM
    Continental Breakfast 8:45AM - 10:00AM
Lunch 10:00AM - 5:00PM Light Lunch 10:00AM - 11:00AM
    Lunch 11:00AM - 1:45PM
    Light Lunch 1:45PM - 5:00PM
Dinner 5:00PM - 12:00AM Dinner 5:00PM - 7:00PM
    Dewey's 7:00PM - 12:00AM

Dewey's closes at 5:00PM on Fridays.

Saturday

Meal Period Meal Period Times Meal Offerings Offerings Schedule
Lunch 11:00AM - 1:00PM Lunch 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Dinner 5:00PM - 6:00PM Dinner 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Sunday

Meal Period Meal Period Times Meal Offerings Offerings Schedule
Breakfast 8:15AM - 9:15AM Continental Breakfast 8:15AM - 9:15AM
Lunch 12:00PM - 1:30PM Lunch 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Dinner 5:00PM - 6:00PM Dinner 5:00PM - 6:00PM
    Dewey's 9:00PM - 12:00AM

Dining services are available while classes are in session and on weekends. They are closed during Thanksgiving Break, Christmas Break, Spring Break and Easter.


On Campus Dining

We are proud to serve foods prepared with wholesome and nourishing ingredients. We know dining choices are sometimes more complex. We are committed to serving our guests to the best of our ability, and communication is key.

Join us at www.oncampusdining.com/mnu to; Purchase Flex Dollars, See Daily Menu, Order a  Take Out Meal, and Review Your Meal Plan Activity. Also learn more about our nutrition, sustainability and food allergen/intolerance programs.

If you have special dietary needs or concerns, please call or contact a dining hall manager so we can provide personalized service.


Food Options

We offer a variety of foods in the dining hall located in Campus Center.

Entrees: A daily variety of delicious fresh made entrees and sides ranging from home-style comforts to international favorites.

Rotisserie Fresh: Succulent meats marinated and slow roasted to perfection. Served with sides and steamed, butter-free vegetables.

Pizza & Pasta: Enjoy contemporary and traditional pizzas or pasta. - GF available.

Grill: Fresh grilled sandwiches and hot dogs/links. Home of Spicy Chicken Thursday. - GF available.

Salad Bar: A delightfully abundant selection of mixed greens, garden fresh vegetables, salad toppings, and dressings.

Subzone: Made to order sandwiches and wraps. Choose from a variety of oven roasted meats, toppings and spreads on fresh baked bread.  - GF available.

Habaneros: Made to order burritos, tacos, and quesadillas. Choose from adobo marinated chicken, pork carnitas, beef or vegetarian with cilantro-rice, and home-made salsas.

Pastry Table: Fresh from the oven sweet treats; cookies, cakes, pies, fruit crisps/cobblers, and more.

Look for the GF (Gluten Free), Lactose Free, and Vegetarian logos to identify diet specific offerings.


Dewey's Book & Bean

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Dewey’s Book & Bean is conveniently located inside Mabee Library. Choose from a variety of great barista-made beverages, salads, sandwiches and snacks. Comfortable seating just outside Dewey's, is our way of saying, "Stay awhile...and relax!" 

We accept cash, Mastercard and VISA. Student on a meal plan can also use their MNU ID card to purchase items at Dewey's.

Hours
Sunday: 9:00PM—Midnight
Monday through Thursday: 7:30AM—Midnight
Friday: 7:30AM—5:00PM
Saturday: Closed

Office of Admissions
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
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Student Development
MidAmerica Nazarene University
Campus Center
2030 E. College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
Office Hours
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