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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Dining and Catering

Page address: https://www.mnsu.edu/scheduling/cateringandfood/

Catering

Food and beverages served on campus for meetings and events must be obtained from University Dining Services.  Contact University Dining Services, at least two weeks before a meeting or event, to place a food and beverage order; this will allow sufficient time to order food and schedule staff.

 

Shoestring Catering

Shoestring Catering is a low-cost, no frills catering available to recognized student groups. To find out more information, stop by the catering office in CSU 219.

 

Fundraising

Food and beverages may be prepared and sold as part of a bake sale or fundraising activity. Contact University Scheduling and Conference Services to schedule a bake sale or fundraising activity; allow five business days for review and approval.

Potlucks

Potlucks, defined as meals to which each participant brings one dish that is shared by everyone, have to be approved by University Scheduling and Conference Services. Contact University Scheduling and Conference Services to schedule a potluck; allow five business days for review and approval.

Student Food Development Application

An approved permit is required by any student group that intends to prepare and distribute their own food with University Dining Services' guidance and direction in a commerical kitchen. When a permit is approved, students will learn from professionals safe methods of food preparation and food handling.