Hours of Operation & Meal Prices

Summer Meal Prices

 Door Rates

  • Breakfast: $10.00
  • Lunch: $12.00
  • Brunch/Dinner: $14.00

Faculty/Staff Pricing

  • Breakfast: $5.00
    • Children’s Rates:
      • Under 3yrs – Free
      • 3yrs to 7yrs -$ 2.50
      • 8yrs and up- $5.00
  • Lunch: $7.00
    • Children’s Rates:
      • Under 3yrs – Free
      • 3yrs to 7yrs -$ 3.50
      • 8yrs and up- $ 7.00
  • Brunch/Dinner: $10.00
    • Children’s Rates:
      • Under 3yrs – Free
      • 3yrs to 7yrs -$ 5.00
      • 8yrs and up- $10.00

Summer Hours of Operation

June 26-August 11, 2022

  • Breakfast: 7:00 am-9:00 am
  • Lunch: 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner: 4:30 pm-7:30 pm

August 12, 2022

  • Breakfast: 7:00 am – 9:00 am
  • Lunch: 11:00 am – 2:30 pm

Note: Commons will be close after lunch on August 12, reopening for dinner on August 22.

Fall Recess Hours of Operation


This recess is included in the board plan.

Date Hours of Operation
Wednesday, October 19-Saturday, October 22 Brunch: 10:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-8:30pm
Sunday, October 23 Continental: 7:30am-9:30am
Brunch: 9:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm

November Break Hours of Operation


November break is not part of the board plan. Students choosing to eat in Commons over this period will be charged $10.00 per meal. Meals can be charged to a student’s account, paid for via credit/debit, or a guest pass may be used. If you have questions, or need assistance accessing meals, please contact Jenny Graves at jgraves2@bates.edu.

Date Hours of Operation
Friday, November 18 Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm
LAST BOARD MEAL
Saturday, November 19-Wednesday, November 23 Brunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-7:00pm
Thursday, November 24 & Friday, November 25 Closed
Saturday, November 26 Brunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-7:00pm
Sunday, November 27 Brunch: 9:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm
FIRST BOARD MEAL

Winter Break Hours of Operation


This break is not part of the board plan. Students choosing to eat in Commons over this period will be charged $10.00 per meal. Meals can be charged to a student’s account, paid for via credit/debit, or a guest pass may be used. If you have questions, or need assistance accessing meals, please contact Jenny Graves at jgraves2@bates.edu.

Date Hours of Operation
Monday, December 19 Breakfast: 7:00am-10:30am
Lunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-7:00pm
LAST BOARD MEAL
Tuesday, December 20 Brunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: Closed
Wednesday, December 21-Monday, January 2 Closed
Tuesday, January 3-Saturday, January 7 Brunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-7:00pm
Sunday, January 8-Tuesday, January 10 Brunch: 9:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm

**Dinner on January 8 is the FIRST BOARD MEAL**


February Break Hours of Operation


This break is not part of the board plan. Students choosing to eat in Commons over this period will be charged $10.00 per meal. Meals can be charged to a student’s account, paid for via credit/debit, or a guest pass may be used. If you have questions, or need assistance accessing meals, please contact Jenny Graves at jgraves2@bates.edu.

Date Hours of Operation
Friday, February 17 Dinner: 4:30pm-8:30pm
LAST BOARD MEAL
Saturday, February 18-Saturday, February 25 Brunch: 10:30am-1:00pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-7:00pm
Sunday, February 26 Brunch: 9:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm
FIRST BOARD MEAL

March Spring Recess Hours of Operation


This recess is included in the board plan.

Date Hours of Operation
Wednesday, March 22-Saturday, March 25 Brunch: 10:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-8:30pm
Sunday, March 26 Continental: 7:30am-9:30am
Brunch: 9:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-9:00pm

April Recess Hours of Operation


This recess is included in the board plan for students enrolled in Short Term classes. The Last Board Plan Meal available to students not enrolled in Short Term classes will be dinner on Monday, April 24th. Beginning Tuesday, April 25th, students not enrolled in Short Term classes will be charged $10.00 per meal. Meals can be charged to a student’s account or paid for via credit/debit. Guest passes for students not enrolled will expire on Tuesday, April 25th. If you have questions, or need assistance accessing meals, please contact Jenny Graves at jgraves2@bates.edu.

Date Hours of Operation
Tuesday, April 25-Saturday, April 29 Brunch: 10:30am-2:30pm
Dinner: 4:30pm-8:30pm
Sunday, April 30 Regular Hours