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For Visitors

For Visitors

We welcome you to the University of Maryland and to our table. While our first priority is to provide fresh, delicious, and popular food to resident students, we are pleased to serve the entire University community including faculty, staff and visitors to campus. 

To book a room for an on-campus event (including rooms in The Stamp, the Armory, and Riggs Alumni Center), call Campus Reservations at 301-314-8488To book a large conference, call Conference and Visitor Services at 301-314-7884.

Then contact Good Tidings at 301-314-1100 for full-service catering for your event.

University of Maryland is the ideal venue for special events, including:

  • Weddings
  • Rehearsal dinners
  • Meetings
  • Conferences
  • Retirement parties
  • Golf and sporting events and banquets
  • Rotary and other club meetings

Mulligan’s Grill and Pub in the University Golf Course Clubhouse is one of our most popular venues, and has two party rooms and a covered side porch. Call Mulligan’s Special Events Coordinator for more information at 301-314-6631.

Head over to the Catering page to check out the full list of options!

Get meal cards to enjoy dining hall food at any of our 3 dining halls, prepaid cards to spend at any dining location or shop on campus, or coupons for various locations on campus like the Maryland Dairy. If you're a visiting tour group or a school group, please write us an email instead at Otherwise, head over to Dining Hall Cards form to request cards or coupons.

Dining Services welcomes visitors to campus. Be sure to stop by the University of Maryland Visitor Center when you first come to campus. After your tour, take a break and enjoy a great meal with us!

We offer Guest Group Dining Cards to large groups!

The Dining Hall Card gives the card holder a set number of dining experiences in any of three campus dining halls.

Dining halls are where resident students eat most of their meals. Three campus dining halls each offer a number of culinary stations, each with its own theme, monthly menu and specials. Find popular foods like burgers, pizza, and salads – or heartier, healthier choices like rotisserie meats with fresh vegetables and side dishes. One dining experience in a dining hall, purchased in advance with a Dining Hall Card costs $9 and includes the meal, seconds, dessert and beverage. Carryout is not available.

We accept credit cards and checks (made out to “University of Maryland”). University of Maryland groups can also pay using University accounts.

The Dining on Campus Card provides an amount of money to spend at retail dining locations on campus, including Food Courts, Cafes on Campus and the Shops at Maryland.

We accept credit cards and checks (made out to “University of Maryland”). University of Maryland groups can also pay using University accounts.

The Dining on Campus Cards are accepted at three dining halls (breakfast $7.95, lunch $12.95 dinner $15.95), plus the following campus dining locations.

To order cards, please contact Conferences & Visitor Services at

Visitors are welcome to eat in the dining halls and all other dining locations and pay via credit cards and cash. Door prices for dining halls are listed as follows:

  • Breakfast: $8.75
  • Lunch: $14.25
  • Dinner: $17.25

We also operate several programs designed to make hosting an event on campus easy for you and satisfying for your guests!

Please contact us with questions.

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