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Dining Services: What we offer

Dining Rooms Operating Schedule 2013–2014

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.

Regular Hours of Operation

Commons Dining Hall
Monday - Friday
Hot Breakfast: 7:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Lunch: 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Residential Dining Halls
Monday - Thursday
Continental Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (All colleges except Calhoun, Ezra Stiles and Morse)
Calhoun, Ezra Stiles and Morse are open for dinner M - TH from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Friday
Continental Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. (All colleges except Ezra Stiles and Morse)
Ezra Stiles and Morse are open for dinner from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday
Breakfast: Morse College & Calhoun College 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Brunch: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.


Spring Semester 2014

Location Spring Recess Labor Day
(Sept. 2)
Fall Break November Recess Winter Recess
All Yale College Dining Halls Mar. 7: Opens for the Fall semester with lunch at 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sept. 2:
Stiles, Morse, and Calhoun are open for breakfast (8 - 10:30 a.m.), brunch and dinner.
All other colleges are only open for brunch and dinner.

Oct. 9
Due to Commons early closure at 11 a.m., Berkeley and Silliman dining halls will be open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Oct. 11:
Due to Commons closure, Berkeley, Silliman, Davenport and Trumbull are open for hot breakfast from 8 - 10:30 a.m.

Calhoun and Timothy Dwight are open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Oct. 22:
Berkeley, Branford, Pierson, Saybrook, Timothy Dwight and Silliman close for Fall Break after dinner at 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 23 - 26: Calhoun, Davenport, JE, Morse, Stiles and, Trumbull are open for brunch and dinner.

Oct. 27:
Dining halls resume regular service with brunch.

Nov. 21:
Due to Commons closing early at 1:30 p.m. to accommodate AYA Fall Assemblies.
Trumbull and Timothy Dwight dining halls will be open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 22:
Due to Commons' closure to accommodate AYA Fall Assemblies. Berkeley, Calhoun, Silliman, Morse and Stiles dining halls will be open for hot breakfast from 8 - 10:30 a.m.

Silliman and Berkeley dining halls will be open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 23: Berkeley and Silliman are open for continental breakfast (8 - 11 a.m.), brunch (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.) and dinner (5 - 7 p.m.). All other dining halls are closed.

Nov. 24 - 26:
Berkeley and Silliman dining halls 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 - 30:
All dining halls are closed

Dec. 1:
Dinng halls areopen with brunch (11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.).

Dec. 7:
Holiday dinner in the residential colleges and Commons.

Dec. 17:
Open for breakfast and lunch.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 11:
Closed

Jan. 12:
Opens for the Spring semester with brunch.

Commons Dining Hall Aug. 28:
Opens for the Fall semester with dinner on Old Campus for Upperclassmen
(dinner held at Commons dining hall in case of rain).
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.

Oct. 9:
Closing early at 11 a.m. Berkeley and Silliman dining halls will be open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Oct. 11:
Closed Berkeley, Silliman, Davenport and Trumbull are open for hot breakfast from 8 - 10:30 a.m.

Calhoun and Timothy Dwight are open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 23 - 25:
Closed

Oct. 28:
Reopens with breakfast.

Nov. 21:
Dining hall will close for lunch at 1:30 p.m. to accommodate AYA Fall Assemblies.
Trumbull and Timothy Dwight dining halls will have extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 22:
Dining hall will be closed all day to accommodate AYA Fall Assemblies. Berkeley, Calhoun, Silliman, Morse and Stiles dining halls will be open for hot breakfast from 8 - 10:30 a.m.

Silliman and Berkeley dining halls will be open for extended lunch service until 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 25 - 29:
Closed

Dec. 2:
Reopens with breakfast.

Dec. 7:
Freshmen Holiday dinner.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 12:
Closed

Jan. 13:
Opens for the Spring semester with breakfast.

Becton Cafe Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.).
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
N/A Nov. 28 - 29:
Closed for Nov. recess.

Dec. 2:
Resumes regular service hours.
Dec. 23 - Jan. 3:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 6:
Opens for the Spring semester at 8 a.m.

The Refectory at Divinity Aug. 26 - 30:
Open for breakfast and lunch.
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.

Sept. 3:
Opens for regular service.

Oct. 21 - 25: Open for breakfast and lunch (no evening hours. 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.) Nov. 25 - 27:
Open for breakfast and lunch (no evening hours. 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Nov. 28 - 29:
Closed

Dec. 2:
Re-opens with breakfast at 8 a.m.

Dec. 16 - 20:
Open from 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Dec. 23 - Jan. 3:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 6 - 10:
Opens for the Spring semester for breakfast and lunch (no evening hours. 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Jan. 13:
Open for regular service. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Durfee's Aug. 18 - 22: Open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Aug. 26:
Fall service hours begin (M-F 10 a.m. - 2:30 a.m. & Sat. and Sun. 12 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.).

Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
Oct. 22 - 25:
Open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during the October Recess.

Oct. 26:
Open from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Oct. 27:
Resumes regular hours of operation (12 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.).

Nov. 22:
Closes at 5 p.m. for Fall recess.

Nov. 23 & 24: Closed

Nov. 25 - 27:
Open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Nov. 28 - 30:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 1:
Resumes regular hours of operation.

Dec. 17 - 20:
Open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m..

Dec. 21 - Jan. 1:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 2 - Jan. 10: Open M - F and closes at 4 p.m.

Jan. 12:
Resumes regular hours of operation.

Graduate School Dining Hall @ HGS Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester with lunch.
Sept. 2:
Open.
Oct. 22:
Closes for October recess after dinner.

Oct. 28:
Re-opens with lunch.

Nov. 25 - 29:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 2:
Reopens with lunch.

Dec. 17: Closes for Winter recess after lunch at 2 p.m.

Dec. 18 - Jan. 10:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 13:
Opens for the Spring semester with lunch.

Health Center Cafe Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.).
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
N/A Nov. 28 & 29:
Closed for Fall recess.
Dec. 23 - Jan. 3:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 6:
Opens for the Spring semester at 7 a.m.

KBT Cafe Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester.
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
Oct. 23 - 25:
Open but with limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Oct. 28:
Resumes regular hours of operation.

Nov. 25 - 27: Open but with limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Nov. 28 & 29:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 2:
Resumes regular hours of operation.

Dec. 9 - 20:
Open but with limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)

Dec. 23 - Jan. 3:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 6 - 10:
Open but with limited service hours (8 a.m. - 2 p.m. )

Jan. 13: Resumes regular hours.

Marigolds Aug. 28 :
Open for Fall semester. (7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m.)
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
N/A Nov. 25 - 27:
Open for limited service hours (7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.).

Nov. 28 & 29:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 2: Reopens for regular hours at 7:30 a.m.

Dec. 23 - Jan 1:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 2:
Reopens for Spring semester with regular hours of service.
Thain Cafe Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester (9 a.m. - 11 p.m.)
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day
Oct. 22:
Closes at 4 p.m. for October recess.

Oct. 23 - 25:
Closed for October recess.

Oct. 26:
Resumes regular service hours.

Nov. 22:
Closes at 4 p.m.

Nov. 23 & 24:
Closed.

Nov. 25 - 27:
Open 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Nov. 28 & 29:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 2:
Resumes regular service hours.


Dec. 18 - Dec. 20:
Open 9 a.m. 3 p.m.

Dec. 21 - Jan 1:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 2 - 10:
Open for limited service hours M- F, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Jan 13:
Resumes regular service hours.

Uncommon Aug. 26:
Opens for the Fall semester (11 a.m. - 2 p.m.).
Sept. 2:
Closed for Labor Day.
Oct. 23 - 25:
Closed for October recess.

Oct. 28:
Resumes regular service hours.
Nov. 25 - 29:
Closed for Fall recess.

Dec. 2:
Resumes regular service hours.
Dec. 18 - Jan. 12:
Closed for Winter recess.

Jan. 13:
Opens for the Spring semester at 11 a.m.