Bulldog Dining Services

At McPherson College, we know that your dining experience is more than just great food. Bulldog Dining Services by Sodexo aims to build stronger and healthier communities, while improving student performance, well-being, and participation. We offer variety, convenience, and nutritional transparency throughout our dining program. Join us for special events and promotions such as birthday celebrations, restaurant style dining nights and classic holiday feasts.

Our friendly, service-oriented staff aim to please and provide an excellent experience. Get to know your General Manager, Bonifasio “Benny” Lopez, and feel free to share your comments, suggestions, or questions. We appreciate your feedback and want to be a part of making your dining service what you want it to be! Feel free to stop in and see us or contact Benny at

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Dining Hall Hours

Monday – Thursday

Breakfast: 7 am – 9:30 am

Continental Breakfast: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Lunch: 11 am – 2 pm

Dinner: 5 pm - 7:30 pm

Late Night: 8 pm – 10 pm


Breakfast: 7 am – 9:30 am

Continental Breakfast: 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Lunch: 11 am – 2 pm

Dinner: 5 pm - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday

Brunch: 11:30am – 1 pm

Dinner: 5 pm – 6:30 pm


Residential Meal Plans

Bulldog Dining Services provides the following residential meal plans:

  • Bulldog Choice Plan: Enjoy 19 meals per week, plus $50 Dining Dollars
  • Essential 14 Plan: Enjoy 14 meals per week, plus $125 Dining Dollars
  • Basic 10 Plan: Enjoy 19 meals per week, plus $150 Dining Dollars

Students have different meal plans depending on their status as a student and the location in which they live. You may view this information in the Student Handbook, or by contacting

Meal plan appeals may be submitted up to seven (7) calendar days after the first day of fall, interterm, and *spring classes. If submitted after that deadline in the fall, the appeal will be considered for the spring semester, not the current semester. Interterm and spring appeals submitted after the deadline will not be considered. To appeal your meal plan click here.

*Spring appeals will be heard for new spring term students and returning students who did not participate in interterm.


Commuter Meal Plans

Commuters can opt to enroll into a Commuter meal plan. For more information, contact the Business Office in Mohler Hall.


Special Diets

We take pride in sourcing wholesome ingredients, preparing recipes accurately and providing nutritional information and ingredient statements in our dining hall and through our online menus. From our general manager to our front-line servers, we work diligently to address food allergies, celiac diets, or other special dietary needs.

Bulldog Dining Services will accommodate physician ordered diets, food allergies, food tolerances and dietary choices including vegetarian, vegan and gluten free. A team approach led by you, our educated consumer, is the best preparation for a safe school year. We want to meet one-on-one with customers who have special dietary needs to ensure that your dining experience is safe, delicious, and social. If you have a food allergy/special diet concern, please contact our dietitian, Brooke Baird, RDN, LD at Brooke provides complimentary consultations and nutrition counseling on the following topics:

  • Food allergies or intolerances, celiac disease and other special diets
  • Dining hall tours
  • How to eat healthy on campus
  • Vegan and vegetarian nutrition
  • Weight management
  • Sports nutrition

Everyday App:

It’s the app for your everyday life. Download the Everyday App to view daily menu options, input dietary restrictions, earn rewards, and more!  Link: