Two female students eating at Northern Lights Dining

Our Locations

NMU Dining offers students, employees and community members access to over 10 dining locations on campus. From world cuisine to your favorite grab-and-go snacks, we have you covered.


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Meal Plans

NMU Dining meal plans are designed to offer selection and options to suit your tastes and your budget. Whether you’re a new to NMU or returning, we look forward to serving you.

» Nutrition and Allergen Information


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Student Employment

Join our highly motivated team and enjoy competitive pay, advancement opportunities and an easy commute. Now hiring at $12/hr. 



NMU 125th Anniversary Logo

Join us in celebrating 125 years

Since 1899, Wildcats have triumphed, building a communal strength that expands beyond campus into the Marquette community and Upper Peninsula region. Never faltering or staying in one place; always forward, always onward, with an iron will and an uncommon warmth.


Wildcat Den
Paul Schoonveld

"The universal language of food conjures thoughts of comfort, love and community. NMU Dining invites you to create new memories as you explore new culinary horizons."

Paul Schoonveld

Director, NMU Dining

Dine Responsibly

NMU Dining Services is committed to maintaining sustainable practices. We have partnered with a number of local businesses and organizations to provide fresh, healthy food on campus. We are proud to support the economy by purchasing locally.

» Learn More about NMU's Responsible Dining Programs

Dining Beyond Our Facilities

When you can't make it to dine in at one of our campus locations, take advantage of one of these to-go options:


Join Our Team

NMU students can find meaningful opportunities at our 11 different dining locations and offices that can support your educational pursuits and lifestyle while also gaining critical professional and personal skills.

» Learn more about working for NMU dining

Contact Us

Mailing Address

Dining Services
1401 Presque Isle Ave.
Marquette, MI 49855