Where to Eat

There are several meals planned throughout Commencement Weekend through Notre Dame Food Services. These meals require the purchase of a meal ticket in advance. Visit the online ticket registration website* to purchase on-campus housing and meals and for contact information. Deadline: May 1. (This includes from the South Dining Hall: Friday dinner; Saturday brunch;  Saturday dinner; Sunday continental brunch. This also includes the Sunday bagged lunches outside of Gate E after the University Commencement Ceremony.)  *It is past the deadline to purchase meal tickets on-line. Tickets may be purchased at the door of the event if not sold out prior. Cash or credit cards are accepted for all meals at the venues EXCEPT for bagged lunches on Sunday, which are cash only. Tickets may not be available for sold-out events.

Student meal plans (including Flex Points) will remain active for approved students through Sunday, May 19, with the exception of the following ticketed events (Friday, May 17: Dinner;  and Saturday, May 18: Brunch & Dinner). For more information, please contact the Dining Hall Office at 574-634-DINE (3463) or email dh@nd.edu.

Please visit the on-campus Commencement Weekend dining website for information regarding open on-campus dining options, times, and locations.

In addition to ticketed events, several departments will be offering events that may involve a lighter fare. You may want to review the full Schedule of Events to see what other activities involve your graduating student.

Many families ask about area restaurants and dining. The area offers numerous venues for family celebrations—reservations are recommended.