Dining Locations & Hours

Sharples Dining Hall | Essie Mae's Snack Bar | Kohlberg Coffee Bar | Science Center Coffee Bar

Sharples Dining Hall

Guests are always welcome in Sharples. Invite your family and friends to dine with you. With our great variety and unlimited seconds, they won't be able to beat our prices. The rates in Sharples Dining Hall are: Breakfast...$5.75, Lunch...$10.00 and Dinner...$12.50.

Sharples Dining Hall Hours - School Year
Meal Hours:


7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.

7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m.


Continental Breakfast

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

10 a.m.-11 a.m.


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

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

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Lite Lunch

1:30 p.m.-4 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-4 p.m.

1:30 p.m.-4 p.m.


4 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

4 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

4 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

There are three small, private dining rooms available for meetings in Sharples Dining Hall. These rooms are reserved online on a first-come, first-served basis. All students on a meal plan will have their card swiped for that meal. Any attending students not on a meal plan, or other guests, must pay cash, credit card or show a bagged meal that they will be eating.

Essie Maes Snack Bar

Essie Mae's Snack Bar

Breakfast: Jump-start your day with a made-to-order breakfast at Essie Mae's! Choose from our delicious menu: omelets, breakfast sandwiches, fresh-baked local bagels and assorted pastries.  Make your own parfait with Greek yogurt, organic granola and berries.  We carry a variety of cereals, yogurt and fresh fruits. Enjoy our featured Fair Trade Coffee, juices, milk, and a large variety of teas.

Lunch and Dinner: Enjoy your favorite comfort foods, chicken fingers, buffalo wings, mozzarella sticks and fries. Our fresh deli features all the fixings for great sandwiches on delicious local breads. Stop by the grill and enjoy the made-to-order meat or meatless grill items. And don't forget your candy, ice cream, novelties, frozen fruit bars and healthy snacks.

For Lunch only: Sample the colorful salad bar and choice of hot soup.

We carry gluten- free products!  Vegetarian and vegan menu options are available throughout the day at every meal.

Essie Mae's Snack Bar Hours - school year
Days of Week Hours
Monday - Wednesday 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m.- 12 a.m.(midnight)
Thursday & Friday 8 a.m. - 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m.- 10:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

LATE NIGHT SNACK option for students:

All meal plans include a "Late Night Snack" option ($7.00) at Essie Mae's Snack Bar. The Late Night Snack Option will be available at Essie Mae's after Sharples Dining Hall closes in the evening. When used, it will decline your block of meals by one meal. Only one meal may be used for the Late Night Snack option per day. 

Cash, credit cards and student points are welcome at Essie Mae's throughout the day. 

  • Late Night Snack Hours: Monday through Wednesday: 8 p.m. to midnight; Thursday & Friday: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday: 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. ($7.00 - one swipe)

Kohlberg Coffee Bar

Kohlberg Coffee Bar

Kohlberg Coffee Bar serves locally roasted coffee and espresso, chai and organic teas, juices, sodas and smoothies. Our pastries, bagels and pretzels are locally baked daily. We carry a great variety of candies and snacks. Enjoy our homemade soups and delicious sandwiches and salads. Lunch also features Indian cuisine delivered hot from a local restaurant. Kohlberg Coffee Bar is open to the public and accepts cash, credit cards or student points.

Kohlberg Coffee Bar Hours - School year
Days of Week Hours
Monday-Thursday 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Science Center coffee bar

Science Center Coffee Bar

The Science Center Coffee Bar features locally roasted coffee and espresso, as well as seasonal hot apple cider, organic teas, chai, hot cocoa, sodas and iced-blended drinks. We offer a wide assortment of baked goods and delectable candies. Lunch features freshly made sandwiches, salads and soup. Fresh sushi and Chinese food options are delivered daily from a local restaurant. The Science Center Coffee Bar is open to the public and accepts cash, credit cards or student points.

Science Center Coffee Bar Hours - school year
Days of Week Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. (next day)
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.; 6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.