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Dining Services: What we offer

Dining Rooms Operating Schedule 2014–2015

Meal Plans are in effect only during the academic session. No Meal Plans are in effect during Recess Periods. Operating schedules for all dining facilities are based on the academic calendar for Yale College or the respective graduate school.


Fall Semester 2014

Location Fall Opening Labor Day & International Fall Fest October Recess November Recess Winter Recess
All Yale College Dining Halls Aug. 26:
Yale College dining halls open for the Fall semester with lunch at 11:30 a.m. -
1 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Colleges are open for:

Breakfast
(7:30 - 11 a.m.)
Hot breakfast until 10:30 a.m. in Branford, Saybrook, Stiles, Morse and Silliman

Lunch
(11 a.m. -
1:30 p.m.) &

Dinner
(5 - 7:30 p.m.)


Sept. 28:
International Fall Fest on Old Campus.
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Stiles and Morse dining halls are open for regular brunch 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
All other dining halls are closed until dinner.
Oct. 21:
Calhoun, Davenport, JE, Morse & Trumbull, close for October Recess after dinner at 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 22
Berkeley dining hall is open for continental breakfast (8 - 11 a.m.)
Berkeley, Branford, Saybrook, Pierson, Silliman, Timothy Dwight and Stiles are open for brunch (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) and dinner (5 - 7 p.m.).

Stiles closes for October Recess after dinner.

Oct. 23 - 25:
Berkeley is open for continental breakfast (8 - 11 a.m.)

Berkeley, Branford, Saybrook, Pierson, & Silliman are open for brunch
(11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) and dinner (5 - 7 p.m.)
Timothy Dwight is closed on Oct. 23 & 24 and reopen on the 25th for brunch
(11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) and dinner (5 - 7 p.m.)

Oct. 26:
Berkeley, Branford, Saybrook, Pierson, Silliman, Timothy Dwight, Stiles & Morse are open for brunch (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.).

All residential dining halls resume service with dinner
(5 - 7 p.m.)

Nov. 22 & 23:
Trumbull is open for:
continental breakfast
(8 - 11 a.m.),

Trumbull and TD are open for:
brunch
(11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
and dinner
(5 - 7 p.m.). All other dining halls are closed.

Nov. 24 - 26:
Trumbull and Timothy Dwight are open for:

brunch (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) and dinner
(5 - 7 p.m.).

All other dining halls are closed.

Nov. 27 - 29:
All dining halls are closed

Nov. 30:
Dinng halls reopen with dinner (5 p.m. - 7 p.m.).

Dec. 6:
Holiday dinner in the residential colleges for Upperclassmen and for Freshmen in Commons.

Dec. 17:
All residential dining halls are open as usual for breakfast and lunch. All dining halls except Silliman, Branford and Saybrook close for Winter break after lunch.

Silliman, Branford, and Saybrook dining halls are open for dinner (5- 7 p.m.) and close for Winter break after dinner.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 10:
Closed

Jan. 11:
Opens for the spring semester with dinner.

Commons Dining Hall Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester with dinner at Old Campus for Upperclassmen
(dinner held at Commons dining hall in case of rain).
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day.

Oct. 21:
Closes after lunch at 3 p.m.

Oct. 22 - 26:

Closed

Oct. 27:
Reopens with lunch.

Nov. 24 - 30:
Closed

Dec. 1:
Reopens with lunch.

Dec. 6:
Freshmen Holiday dinner.

Dec. 17 - Jan. 11:
Closed

Jan. 12:
Opens for the spring semester with lunch.

Becton Cafe Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester at 8:30 a.m
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day.
Oct. 22 - 24:
Open for limited hours
(8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Oct. 27:
Resume regular hours of service
(8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Nov. 24 - 26:
Open for limited hours (8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Nov. 27 & 28:
Closed

Dec. 1:
Resume regular hours of service
(8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Dec. 18 & 19:
Open for limited hours
(8:30 a.m. 2 p.m.)

Dec. 22 - Jan. 4:
Closed

Jan. 5:
Opens for the spring semester at 8:30 a.m.
Durfee's Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester at 10 a.m
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day.
Oct. 20 - 24:
Open for limited hours
(9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

Oct. 25:
Closed

Oct. 26:
Open 12 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Nov. 21:
Closing early at 5 p.m.

Nov. 22 & 23:
Closed

Nov. 24 - 26:
Open 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Nov. 27 - 29:
Closed

Nov. 30:
Open 12 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Dec. 17:
Closing at 5 p.m.

Dec. 18 & 19:
Open 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Dec. 22 - Jan. 4:
Closed

Jan. 5 - 9:
Open 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
HGS Dining Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester at 11:30 a.m.
Sept. 1:
Open for regular hours
Oct. 21: Closes for the October break after dinner

Oct. 22 - 24:
Closed

Oct. 27:
Reopens with lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Nov. 21:
Closes after dinner for Fall Recess

Nov. 27 - 28: Closed
Dec. 17:
Closes for the Winter Recess after lunch at 2 p.m.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 9:
Closed for Winter Recess

Jan. 12:
Open for the spring semester with lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Health Center Cafe Aug. 26:
Open 7:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
October Break:
Open for regular hours
Nov. 27 - 28: Closed Dec. 29 - Jan 4: Closed
KBT Cafe Aug. 26:
Open 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
Oct 22 - 24:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Oct. 27:
Open for regular hours
Nov. 24 - 26:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Nov. 27 & 28:
Closed
Dec. 18, 19, 22 & 23:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Dec. 29 - Jan. 4:
Closed

Jan. 5 - 9:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Jan. 12:
Open for the spring semester with regular service hours
Marigolds Cafe Aug. 26:
Open 7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
October Break:
Open for regular hours
Nov. 24 - 26:
Open for limited service hours (7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Nov. 27 & 28:
Closed
Dec. 22 & 23:
Open for limited service hours (7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Dec. 24 - Jan 1:
Closed

Jan. 2:
Open for limited service hours (7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Jan. 5: Open for the spring semester with regular service hours
The Refectory at Divinity Aug. 26:
Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
Oct. 22 - 24:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)
Nov. 24 - 26:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Nov. 27 & 28:
Closed
Dec. 15 - 19:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Dec. 22 - Jan. 4:
Closed

Jan 5:
Open for limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Jan. 12:
Open for the spring semester with regular service hours
Thain Cafe Aug. 26:
Open 9 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
Oct. 20 - 24:
Open for limited hours
(9 a.m. - 4 p.m.)

Oct. 25 & 26:
Closed

Oct. 27:
Reopens for regular hours
(9 a.m. - 11 p.m.)
Nov. 22 & 23:
Closed

Nov. 24 - 26:
Open 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Nov. 27 - 30:
Closed

Dec. 1:
Reopens for regular hours (9 a.m. - 11 p.m.)
Dec. 17:
Closes at 4 p.m.

Dec. 18 & 19:
Open
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Dec. 20 & 21:
Closed

Dec. 22 & 23:
Open
9 a.m. - 3 pm.

Dec. 24 - Jan. 4:
Closed

Jan. 5 - 9:
Open
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Jan. 10 & 11:
Closed

Jan. 12:
Open for the spring semester with regular service hours
Uncommon Aug. 26:
Open
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sept. 1:
Closed for Labor Day
Oct. 22 - 26:
Closed

Oct. 27:
Reopens for regular hours
(11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Nov. 22 - 30:
Closed

Dec. 1:
Reopens for regular hours (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
Dec. 17:
Closes at 2 p.m.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 11:
Closed

Jan. 12:
Open for the spring semester with regular service hours