The following are the standard hours of operation for dining services. Please note that these hours are subject to change for holidays or special events. In those cases, signs will be posted in the dining hall to let students know of the updated schedule.


Standard hours of operation

Hilltop Café (standard hours of operation)

Monday - Thursday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Friday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Saturday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Sunday:

  • Brunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Zamora's Market (standard hours of operation)

  • Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - midnight
  • Saturday: 11 a.m. - midnight
  • Sunday: 1 p.m. - midnight

Zamora's Market (meal exchange hours; not available during block breaks)

  • Breakfast (Monday - Friday): 9 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
  • Lunch (Monday - Friday): 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Dinner (Monday - Thursday): 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Block break hours

Hilltop Café (block break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Wednesday at lunch. Adjusted hours begin with Wednesday dinner and go through Saturday at dinner. Normal hours resume on Sunday.

Wednesday:

  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Thursday - Friday:

  • Breakfast: 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Saturday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Zamora's Market (block break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Wednesday evening when the Market closes early. Adjusted hours are in effect Thursday through Sunday. Note that meal exchanges are not available during block breaks.

  • Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Thursday - Saturday: 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Sunday: 4 p.m. - midnight

Thanksgiving break hours

Hilltop Café (Thanksgiving break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Wednesday at lunch. Adjusted hours begin with Wednesday dinner and go through Saturday at dinner. Normal hours resume on Sunday. Also, for meals that are not served, take-out will be available at the previous meal. For example, because there is no dinner service on Thursday, students can swipe to eat lunch and then swipe again to take dinner to go.

Wednesday:

  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (take-out for breakfast available)

Thursday:

  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. (take-out for dinner available)

Friday - Saturday:

  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (take-out for breakfast available)

Sunday:

  • Brunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Zamora's Market (Thanksgiving break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Wednesday afternoon when the Market closes early. Normal hours resume on Sunday. Note that meal exchanges are not available during Thanksgiving break.

  • Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Thursday - Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: 4 p.m. - midnight

Winter break hours

Hilltop Café (Winter break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Friday lunch. The last meal served will be dinner on Friday from 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.; breakfast take-out will be available at dinner for any individuals wanting breakfast for Saturday morning. The dining room will reopen with normal hours on Sunday immediately following the break (lunch will be served from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and dinner will be served from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.).

Zamora's Market (Winter break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Friday afternoon until the Market at 2 p.m. The Market will reopen at 4 p.m. on Sunday immediately following break.


Spring break hours

Hilltop Café (Spring break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through dinner service on the block-break Saturday. That is the last meal paid for by student meal plans before spring break. Meal plans start again with the dinner service the following Saturday before classes resume. During the weeklong portion of spring break the Hilltop Café will be closed.  Students who are required to be on campus while the meal plan is not active (such as spring sport student-athletes and select RAs) will have meals covered by their sponsoring departments. Other students who need special assistance regarding meals should be in touch with Joan Homrich, Bon Appétit General Manager or Residence Life

Zamora's Market (Thanksgiving break hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through the Saturday of block-break.  Beginning Sunday through the following Saturday Zamora's Market will be open from 11am-1:30pm daily and will accept flex dollars and cash sales.  Normal hours will resume the Sunday before classes resume.


Commencement week hours

Hilltop Café (Commencement week hours)

Normal hours remain in effect until Wednesday at dinner.

Wednesday

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Thursday

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Friday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Saturday:

  • Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunday:

  • Brunch: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Zamora's Market (Commencement week hours)

Normal hours remain in effect through Wednesday afternoon when Zamora's Market will close at 2 p.m. This is the last opportunity to use flex dollars that come with the 14 meal plan.