Grab a Meal To Go with our Sack Lunch Program!

Looking for a cost effective way to feed your team, class or group while you travel??   Utilizing the Sodexo Sack Lunch Program will help minimize additional costs to your budget or pocket.  Our sack lunch program is available to help coaches, professors, and leaders utilize the Meal Plan Credit to help cover the cost of traveling meals.  Please see the Meal Plan Credit Policy to the right for all the details. 
How to place an order!
Simply contact the Sodexo Catering Department at 641-784-5152 or to place an order.   All sack lunch orders must be placed 5 business days prior to avoid additional charges.  Orders placed with less than 5 business days will be subject to availability.   
Below is a list of what they will need to process your request. 
  1. date(s) lunch(es) are needed
  2. time that you will be picking them up from the Commons
  3. how many lunches are needed
  4. how you want them packed.  (Individually or in Bulk.  Most prefer individually)
  5. any special dietary needs or request.  (Food allergies or Vegetarian Requests) 
  6. menu selections you want
  7. a list of all the names and ID numbers of the students wishing to use meal exchange
Please note:  Sodexo does not provide coolers for sack lunches.  By ordering sack lunches you are assuming responsibility to keep them properly cooled at 40°F or below & that you plan to consume them within 4 hours of pick up. 

Menu Options

Breakfast Options:

Continental Sack Breakfast

1 Bagel (Assorted) with Cream Cheese

1 Piece of Whole Fruit (Sodexo’s Choice)

1 Nutri Grain OR 1 Granola Bar

1 - 10oz Juice OR 1-12oz Bottled Water

Napkins & Knife

All Continental Sack Breakfasts will be given a 50/50 assortment of Nurti Grain & Granola Bars.


Standard Sack Breakfast

1 Hard Boiled Egg with Salt & Pepper

1 - 5oz yogurt (Sodexo’s Choice)

1 Piece of Whole Fruit (Sodexo’s Choice)

1 Nutri Grain OR 1 Granola Bar

1 - 10oz Juice OR 1 - 12oz Bottled Water

Napkins & Spoon

All Standard Sack Breakfasts will be given a 50/50 assortment of Nurti Grain & Granola Bars.


Lunch/Dinner Sack/Boxed Options:

Sack Lunch/Brunch/Dinner

Each Sack Lunch/Brunch/Dinner contains the following:

1 Meat & Cheese Sandwich (Choose Turkey or Ham)

1 Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich

1 Small Bag Chips

3 Carrot & 2 Celery Sticks

1 Piece of Whole Fruit (Sodexo’s Choice)

2 Cookies (Sodexo’s Choice)

1-10oz Juice or 1-12oz Bottled Water

Napkins, Knife, Condiments

 All Sack Lunch/Brunch/Dinner must contain the same meat sandwich. (All Turkey or All Ham) Vegetarians can opt for a cheese sandwich or another peanut butter and jelly sandwich. You cannot get 2 meat and cheese sandwiches in 1 sack meal. Those with a peanut allergy will be given another option in place of the peanut butter sandwich in their lunch. That option will be decided by Sodexo. All allergies/special dietary requests must be identified at the time the order is placed.

 Late fees will apply if ordered with less than 5 business days notice.


Boxed Lunch/Brunch/Dinner**

Each Boxed Lunch/Brunch/Dinner contains the following:

1—6” Sub Sandwich (White or Wheat) (Choose 1: Turkey, Ham, Italian Combo. A minimum of 10 of each sandwich is required to have more than 1 variety sandwich)

1 Bag of Chips & 1 Side

(Choose 1: Pasta Salad, Potato Salad, Asst. Whole Fresh Fruit. All orders must contain the same sides.)

OR 1- 8oz Fresh Fruit Cup (Sodexo’s Choice Mix) (Typically a mix of Honeydew, Cantaloupe, Pineapple, & Grapes or Strawberries) 1 Dessert Option (Choose 1 Little Debbie Snack Cake OR 2 Cookies. All orders must contain the same dessert option.) Napkins, Knife, Condiments

All orders will receive a 50/50 assortment of 20oz Dasani water & 20oz PowerAde Upgrade to all PowerAde for $0.25 more per person

**The Boxed option is only available for order with a minimum of 5 business days notice.