Hungry? Head to Mayes Dining Hall or the Lion’s Den! 

Click the link above for hours and location information. 

be green, be healthy, be bold

Remember to eat foods of many colors! You should eat a variety of foods including fruits and vegetables of many colors. This is the easiest way to ensure you have a healthy diet!

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Mayes Dining Hall


Breakfast: 7am – 10am

Continental Breakfast: 10am – 11am

Lunch: 11am – 1:30pm

Dinner: 4:30pm – 8pm


Brunch: 10:30am – 1:30pm

Dinner: 4:30pm – 7pm

Lion’s Den

8:30am – 4pm

8:30am – 2pm


Meal Plans

Meal plans include Dining Dollars, which can be used at the dining hall and Lion’s Den. Dining dollars are carried from first to second semester. Any remaining dining dollars are not refunded. We also offer Lions bucks (declining balance) for the MSSU one card. There is a 10% discount per every food service dollar deposited on the card. There is no limited balance requirement. Lions bucks carry over from semester to semester and on to the next academic year.

Get in touch!

Kevin Mandarini 

Director of Dining Services

 P: 417-625-9825 kmandarini@