You need to know these dates!!

2/07/20 - Are We There Yet? Taste of Italy Dinner 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Don't forget your passport as prizes are drawn that evening! cool

2/10/20 - National Cream Cheese Brownie Day in the Commons

2/14/20 - Floyd's Diner Valentine's Day Sock Hop featuring Milk Shakes and GUD Burger!  5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(Milkshakes and GUD Burger available until 7p.m.)

2/19/20 - National Chocolate Mint Day & Wicked Wings @ Freddie's Cafe

1/24/20 - National Tortilla Chip Day

2/25/20 - Mari Party in the Commons 11a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

2/27/20 - National Strawberry Day in the Commons

3/02/20 - 3/06/20 - Survey Parties this week!  Take a survey, win a chance for $100 Flex Points AND a bag of yummy goodies!! Watch for more dates coming soon!!

3/06/20 - Spring Break Starts - Watch for modified hours in the Commons, Swarm and Freddie's Café

3/15/20 - Welcome back!  Commons opens at 11a.m. for Brunch

Sack Lunch information is now available!

Sack Lunch information is now available on our web pages.  Simply click here!  

Dining Dollar$


What is Dining Dollar$?

  Is a declining balance on your Graceland University ID Card. This can only be used on Graceland’s Campus ensuring that your money can only be used towards food. 

What is GBuck$?

     Is a declining balance on your Graceland University ID Card. Your card can be used at various locations in Lamoni to purchase food. 

Why is this special?

     In using Dining Dollar$ you can stretch your dollar and get more food for your money. With Dining Dollar$ you get a 20% enrichment** added to your account at the time of purchase.

Why is this special?

     GBuck$ can be used at off campus locations and allowing freedom to choose. If you decide to dine on-campus GBuck$ offers a 10% discount at the register.

Who qualifies for Dining Dollar$?

Any Graceland Staff or Student can purchase and use Dining Dollar$. 



Swarm Inn
Sodexo Catering Services 
**20% enrichment is only applicable
with a minimum purchase of $40.00 


Swarm Inn
Sodexo Catering Services
Pizza Hut
Linden St. Coffee House


Food Service 3 Strikes Policy

Proper behavior is expected while using the Commons or Swarm Inn dining facilities.   A student can receive a “strike” for:   entering the dining facility without payment, theft, or any other unreasonable behavior.   Students who receive 3 strikes will have their dining privileges permanently denied with no refund given on their remaining board plan.  


1st Strike = Dining privileges temporarily suspended until the student meets with the Food Service Director.

2nd Strike = Dining privileges temporarily suspended until the student meets with the Food Service Director and the Dean of Students.

3rd Strike = Permanent loss of dining privileges with no refund given on a remaining board plan.  


Spring 2020 Food Service Hours

Looking for todays menu? 
All our menus are now available in our BITE by Sodexo App
(Free app is available for download in the Apple App Store
and on Google Play.  Search BITE by Sodexo)
COMMONS--HOT Meal Times:
Monday thru Friday  
(Continuous Dining from 7am to 7:30pm)
Breakfast 7:30am - 9:00am
Lunch 11:00am - 1:30pm
Dinner 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Saturday & Sunday
Brunch 10:30am - 1:00pm
Dinner 4:30pm - 6:30pm
SWARM INN 2.0--Hours:
Monday  thru Friday
7:30am - 10:30am (Meal Exchange Breakfast 7:30am - 10:29am)
Late Night 8:30pm - 11:30pm
Saturday & Sunday
 7:00pm - 11:30pm (No Meal Exchange on Weekends)
Freddie's Café Hours:
Monday  thru Friday
9:00am - 9:00pm (Meal Exchange Breakfast 9:00am - 10:29am, Lunch 10:30am - 3:29pm & Dinner 3:30pm - 9pm)
CLOSED (No Meal Exchange on Weekends)
6:00pm - 9:00pm (No Meal Exchange on Weekends)


Your go to website for ALL your Food Service Needs.  Menus, Events, Catering, Employment, it's all there!
Want to know what Meal Plan you have, your balance in Flex Points, GBuck$, etc.?  Need to make a payment to your GBuck$ online?  This is your website!
Not sure which vendors are participating with GBuck$?  This is your information website!