Food Service

Students and visitors have a variety of dining choices available to them. Grab a quick snack or coffee on the go, or sit down for lunch with food services at Jackson College!

Robert Snyder Dining Commons

Potter Center

Located on the first floor of the Potter Center, the Robert Snyder Dining Commons serves a full menu of lunch options including hot food items, a chef and grill station, salad bar, ice cream, desserts and fountain beverages.

During mealtime hours, all students and employees will either need a swipe card, cash, credit or debit card to enter. This will give you a trip to the food counter with access to a large selection of hot entrees, à la carte items, salad, sandwiches, made to order daily specials, dessert and drink!

Hours – Summer 2023

Hours subject to change

  • Monday – Thursday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Friday: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED

JAX’s Place

Hours: Closed for summer

Jet Fuel Coffee Shop

William Atkinson Hall

The Jackson College Coffee Shop features coffees, smoothies, scones and baked goods, as well as grab-and-go sandwiches, salads and deli items. Limited breakfast items will also be available.


Hours subject to change

  • Monday – Thursday:  8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Friday:  CLOSED

CateringInternal Catering

Food service arrangements must be made through the catering service on Central Campus. Memorable Events Catering offers a complete line of menus ranging from breakfast, lunch and dinner items to snacks and refreshments.

Internal Catering

CateringExternal Catering

Jackson College’s Memorable Events Catering can help make your reception, reunion, business meeting or special event a success!

External Catering

Meal Plan Options

Summer 2023 Meal Plans

  • 10 meals per week for 12 weeks (May 1 – August 1)
  • Cost: $1320

Jet Fuel Card

The Jet Fuel Card is the official identification card for students and employees of Jackson College and offers a convenient prepaid account for making food purchases on Central Campus.

  • Add money to Jet Fuel Card


    Jet fuel bucks can be added to student’s card online at Visitors can register for an account or can follow the steps to ‘quick add’ and search for a student by their last name and student ID number. The process for adding jet fuel to a card online is not instantaneous. Please allow one business day for the Jet fuel to be available on the card.

    Business Office

    Jet fuel bucks can also be added by connecting with the cashier in the Business Office. Payments made through the business office allow Jet fuel bucks to post to the card immediately.

    Please Note:

    • Added Jet fuel does not expire, and it stays on the student’s card for the length of their stay at JC. If there are funds left, there is a process for students to request it be refunded.
    • Financial aid cannot be used to purchase additional jet fuel bucks.
    • Meal plan jet fuel bucks do expire at the end of the semester.