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  • Sustainable and locally-sourced high oleic soybean oil is not at all Purdue dining locations. Purdue Dining and Culinary is proud to support...
  • Stop by Hillenbrand Dining Court from October 28-November 1 during Lunch for the Chicken Wing Challenge. Disclaimer: Potential injury due to...
  • For the month of October, Sushi Boss brings to you the Breast Cancer Awareness Roll. Soy paper, Tempura shrimp, Philadelphia cream cheese,...
  • Come by Bistro for $1.00 off a hot or cold Large Pumpkin Spiced Latte. Click to learn more about Bistro.
  • Check out the October Special from Freshens! Try a Nutella Supreme or Cheesecake Supreme Dessert Crepe today. Click to learn more about Freshens.
  • Congratulations to Zachary Meyer, nominated by Michelle Ellrich, winner of the Summer 2019 Above and Beyond the Call of Duty award!
  • Ask Catalyst Cafe about catering your next event! Click to learn more about Catalyst Cafe.
  • Stop by Harrison Grill to try a Teriyaki Pineapple Grilled Chicken Sandwich. Click to learn more about Harrison Grill.
  • Amelia's Cafe has Catering Available! Located at Armstrong Lower Level. Click to learn more.
  • Visit Catalyst Cafe from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. to get $1.00 off a Large brewed coffee and muffin combo! For a limited time only. Click to learn...
  • Stop by Amelia's Cafe for $1.00 off a Large hot or iced Caramel Apple Cider. Click to learn more about Amelia's.
  • Come enjoy our Harvest Pizza, packed with nutrients from seasonal fall vegetables, at Port Cafe in Lawson Building. It's a savory mix of fresh...
  • Come by Amelia's Cafe for $1.00 Off a Large Latte and BYOB Sandwich. Added flavor extra. Click to learn more about Amelia's Cafe.
  • Limited Time Only! Butterbeer Latte is now being served at Port Cafe inside the Lawson Building. Click to learn more about Port Cafe.
  • Stop by Freshens for Fro-Yo Fridays! Buy one get one free Frozen Yogurt in regular cups. $2.00 Waffle Cones. Every Friday. (Toppings extra charge).
  • Visit Catalyst Cafe for $1.00 off a Large Hot or Iced Espresso beverage. Click to learn more about Catalyst Cafe.
  • Purdue Dining & Culinary is now hiring! Click to start applying today!
  • We want your help! Join us during dinner and share how we can improve and expand our offerings around campus.
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Student Employment Opportunities

Looking for a paycheck, real-world work experience, and a flexible schedule that fits your busy life? Purdue Dining & Culinary offers students all of these things and more, boosting your bank account while giving you valuable experience that employers are looking for after graduation.

  • Over 3,000 student jobs available
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Flexible scheduling - you decide how many hours you want to work based on your other commitments

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Full Time Employment Opportunities

Looking for more than you average food service job? Bring your talent to Purdue Dining & Culinary. Full time, benefitted positions available across our 5 dining courts, 30 restaurants and cafes, full-service catering department, and support areas. Be a part of an energetic, team environment while enjoying a greater work/life balance including holidays with your family! As part of the Student Life division, we are committed to student learning and the success of all students.

  • Development & Advancement Opportunities
  • Heath Insurance & Tuition Reduction
  • Paid Time Off & 10 Vacation Days in Your First Year
  • Sign-On & Employee Referral Bonuses

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Part-Time / Temporary Employment Opportunities

Have a few extra hours each week? Or are you interested in culinary or customer service experience that can grow into a career? Purdue Dining & Culinary has several part-time, flexible schedule or temporary openings in our dining courts, restaurants and cafes, and catering department.

  • Perfect for parents of school-aged children, retirees, or those seeking a second job, these positions can be scheduled around your commitments for as few as 10 hours per week.
  • Temporary positions can also be scheduled up to 40 hours a week for those interested in gaining experience in the hospitality industry. Opportunities for advancement to a full time position are available.
  • Part-time and temporary positions are managed through Knowledge Services and offer some benefit electives.

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