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Dining Facilities, Hours and Prices

Dining Services Hours

The Marketplace 

  • Breakfast: 7:15–8:45 a.m., Monday–Friday
  • Lunch: 11 a.m.–1 p.m., Monday–Friday; 11:30 a.m.– 1 p.m. Saturday
  • Brunch: 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Sunday
  • Dinner: 5-6:30 p.m., Monday-Sunday

All dining options closed Monday and Wednesday 9:30 - 11 a.m. during chapel.


  • Open 11 a.m.–5:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday
  • Open 11 a.m.–2 p.m., Friday
  • Closed Saturday and Sunday

Craft Coffee

  • Open 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m., Monday–Thursday
  • Open 7:30 a.m-2 p.m., Friday
  • Closed Saturday and Sunday

Shake Smart

  • Open 7 a.m.–12 p.m., Monday-Friday
  • Closed Saturday and Sunday

Corner Market

  • Open 12 p.m.–7:30 p.m., Monday- Friday
  • Open 1 p.m.–5p.m.,Saturday and Sunday

Events and Holiday Hours

More information for Spring 2024 coming soon!

Meal Plan Prices

Residential students are required to have a meal plan and can choose between a traditional meal plan or switch to a block meal plan (see below for pricing). Commuter/off-campus students are eligible to purchase a commuter block plan.

All meal plans come with Bearcat Bucks, a declining cash balance that can be used to buy snacks or beverages at any dining location.

Block Meal Plans

Provider Food Services and SBU now offer students block meal plans for maximum flexibility to get meals across campus throughout the day. Block meal plans provide a number of meals per semester and meal swipe count does not reset weekly. Unredeemed meals will expire at the end of the semester.

Residential Student Block Meal Plan Options

Meal Plan Option Bearcat Bucks Price Per Plan
175 Block Meal Plan $300


150 Block Meal Plan $250


Commuter Student Block Meal Plan Options

Meal Plan Option Bearcat Bucks Price Per Plan
75 Block Plan Anytime $75 $735
60 Block Plan Anytime $60 $665
40 Block Plan Anytime $50 $515
25 Block Plan Anytime $25 $375
5 Meals per Week $50 $690

Traditional Meal Plans

A traditional meal plan provides a certain number of meals per week and the meal swipe count resets weekly. Unredeemed meals do not carry forward week-to-week.

Meal Plan Option Bearcat Bucks Price Per Plan
20 Meal Plan $75 $2,640
20 Meal Plan Plus $300 $2,935
15 Meal Plan $25 $2,565
15 Meal Plan Plus $250 $2,805

Reserve SBU facilities for your event

Businesses, organizations and individuals may reserve the use of SBU facilities for meetings, banquets, conferences, camps, celebrations and more. Popular summer camps held at SBU include Lifeway’s CentriKid, Student Life and Fuge Camps.

Reservations are coordinated through Southwest Baptist University. Catering is available through Provider Food Services for any event being held on the SBU campus.

Event staff will coordinate with other SBU departments to ensure your needs are met for your event.

Facility Reservation Information

To request catering services by Provider, please complete the Catering Services Request Form.

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