Dining Halls

All-you-care-to-eat buffet and meal-plan dining.

Crown Commons logo  Crown Commons

Located on the second level of the Student Union, Crown Commons features action stations, allowing for a customized, more personal dining experience. Almost everything is cooked-to-order right in front of you. Choices include:

  • Burning Stone – pizza fresh from a gas-fired oven
  • Create Soup and Salad – Build a salad, then add sizzling proteins cooked to order
  • Deli – fresh sliced meats, cheeses and fresh toppings, piled high on just-baked breads
  • Exhibition – flavors from around the world; completely customizable meals to order
  • Hot Flats – burgers and other favorites grilled or charbroiled to order
  • The Kitchen – comfort foods and rotisserie items
  • Vegan and gluten-sensitive entrées and meat-free offerings for vegetarians
  • Waffle, cereal, and dessert bars
  • Dining on campus with dietary restrictionsClick here for helpful info.

SoVi logo   SoVi at South Village Crossing

At SoVi, meals are prepared in smaller batches and served tapas-style on individual plates, resulting in portion awareness, brighter flavor, eye appeal and waste reduction. Small plate presentation is not restrictive; go back for more as many times as you like! Action stations include:

  • Chef’s Table – pasta tosses, omelets or fresh salad creations
  • Euro Kitchen – interchangeable Evo and Tappanyaki grill cook tops that offer healthy cooking
  • Gluten Avoiding – A made to order tapas-style station created for students who are looking to avoid gluten in their diet
  • Grill – Flame-grilled burgers, grilled chicken, vegan burgers, or grilled cheese paired with assorted hot and cold toppings
  • The Hearth – Italian area serving pizza and other favorites
  • Hearth Melt Oven – featuring toasted sandwiches and flat breads
  • Extensive salad bar and self-serve deli with proteins to top leafy greens or building your own sandwiches/wraps
  • The Wok – Asian station with Jade double wok
  • Pastries, mousses, cookies and gelato
  • Dining on campus with dietary restrictionsClick here for helpful info.
  • Plus a seasonal Dining Terrace that overlooks Davis Lake

Also at South Village Crossing:

  • SoVi2Go! where meal swipes can be used for take-out entreés, sandwiches, and snacks (DB, ODA, cash, and credit/debit accepted also).
  • SoVi Market + Bakery where fresh-baked goods and convenience items are available along with made-to-order deli sandwiches. Open until 11:30 p.m. every night of the week.
  • The Den by Denny's with diner fare featuring several of the Grand Slam™ choices that Denny's made famous – and open until 12:00 a.m. every night!


If not using a meal swipe, Crown Commons/SoVi and SoVi2Go line rate (DB, ODA, cash, debit or credit – prices don't include tax):

  • Breakfast: $7.00
  • Lunch/Brunch: $9.15
  • Dinner: $10.30

Additionally, if you're a getting take-away meal from SoVi2Go, you must first purchase a reusable Ecotainer.

  • 1 Ecotainer: $5.35
  • 2 Ecotainer: $8.50

What's on the menu?

Daily and upcoming menus for dining halls can be found here.