Jacksonville College provides a complete food service that includes three meals a day Monday through Friday and two meals per day on Saturday and Sunday.

Meals are planned for optimum nutrition, and careful attention is given to preparation.

Meals are paid for in conjunction with payment of resident fees for room and board and are not exchangeable or transferable to another person.

Guests are always welcome

Guest meal costs:

  • Breakfast: $3
  • Lunch: $5
  • Dinner: $5

Hours of Operation


Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM


Monday-Friday, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
Saturday-Sunday, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM


Monday-Thursday, 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Saturday-Sunday, 4:30 PM-5:30 PM

Cafeteria Holiday Schedule

The cafeteria and student housing will remain open during school holidays that last one day (Labor Day, Martin Luther King Day, etc.).

However, the cafeteria and student housing will close during school holidays that last more than one day (Thanksgiving Break, Spring Break, Easter Break, etc.).

Students are required to plan accordingly and make other arrangements for meals on the days the cafeteria will be closed.

Cafeteria Dress Code

The student dress code must be followed in the cafeteria and hats may not be worn inside. Additionally, students are required to wear student IDs at all times while on campus, including in the cafeteria.