Dining Halls Operating Schedule 2019-2020

Meal Plans are in effect only during the academic session.

Operating schedules for all dining facilities are based on the academic calendar for Yale College or the respective graduate school.

Dining Hall Hours

Fall Semester

Spring Semester


Dining Hall Hours

  WEEKDAY WEEKEND

Continental Breakfast

TD / Murray / Pierson / Davenport / JE / Grace Hopper / Berkeley / Trumbull

8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.*

*Davenport closes at 10:30 a.m.

Breakfast in Grace Hopper, Ezra Stiles, Morse ONLY 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Hot Breakfast

Silliman / Ezra Stiles / Morse / Branford / Saybrook / Franklin

7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.*

*All colleges open for hot breakfast offer continental breakfast from 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 
Lunch

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Davenport: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Grace Hopper: 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Trumbull: 11:30 a.m. - 3:00.p.m.

Brunch in all Colleges               11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Dinner

Monday - Thursday

5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Ezra Stiles and Morse 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday - Sunday

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Fall Semester 2019

All Yale College Dining Halls

Saturday, August 24 Bulldog Bash 

Tuesday, August. 27

Residential dining halls open for the fall semester with all Yale Dining Halls open for lunch (11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.).

First-Year dinner will take place in each residential college (6:00 p.m.)

Upper-level students BBQ will take place at Old Campus (5:00p.m. - 7:30p.m.)

Wednesday, August 28

Residential dining halls open for all meals beginning with breakfast (8 - 11 a.m.). 

hot breakfast (7:30 - 10:30 a.m.) in Branford, Saybrook, Ezra Stiles, Morse, Franklin and Silliman colleges. 

Monday, Sept. 2 (Labor Day)

Residential dining halls are open for brunch (11:00a.m. - 1:30p.m.) and dinner (5 - 7 p.m.)

Continental breakfast in Ezra Stiles, Morse and Hopper (8:00 a.m - 10:30 a.m.)

Saturday, Sept. 28 Farm Tour
Saturday, October 12

Fall Fest at Old Campus (11:00 am - 2:00pm)

Stiles and Morse are open for brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm). All other dining halls are closed for brunch due to Fall Fest at Old Campus.

Fall Break

Wednesday, October 16 -

Saturday, October 19

 

Berkeley, Timothy Dwight, Pierson, Silliman, Branford & Saybrook will be open during Fall Break. The hours of operation are as follows:

Berkeley, TD and Pierson:

              brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm)

              dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Branford, Saybrook and Silliman:

              continental breakfast (8:00am-10:30am)

              brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm)

              dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Sunday, October 20

Grace Hopper, Ezra Stiles, Morse:

              continental breakfast (8:00am-10:30am)

              brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm)

              dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Trumbull, Davenport, Silliman, Hopper, JE, Franklin, Murray, Berkeley, TD, Pierson:

              brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm)

              dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Friday, November 22

November Recess Begins

All Dining Halls except Ezra Stiles & Morse, Branford & Saybrook close after dinner 

Durfees closes at 5pm

Saturday, November 23 - Wednesday, November 27

ESM and Branford, Saybrook are open for brunch and dinner

    brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm)

    dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday, November 23 

Harvard vs. Yale Football Tailgate TBD

November 21 - 23

All Dining Halls are closed

All Retail Locations are closed

Sunday, December 1 ALL dining halls reopen with brunch
Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7

First-year Holiday Dinner

Holiday Dinner in Colleges for upper-level students

Saturday, December 14 

ESM, Silliman, Branford, and Saybrook will be open for hot breakfast (7:30 - 10:30am)

All other dining halls open regular Saturday schedule - Brunch (11:00am - 1:30pm) and Dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Tuesday, December 17

Winter Break

All dining halls close after dinner, except Trumbull, Hopper, Franklin and Pauli Murray

Tuesday, December 17 - Wednesday, December 18

Trumbull, Hopper open:

              continental breakfast (8:00am-10:30am)

              lunch (11:30 am - 1:00 pm)

              dinner (5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Franklin and Pauli Murray open:

              lunch (11:30am - 1:00pm)

              dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Thursday, December 19 - Jan. 4

All dining halls closed for the holiday break

    West Campus closes at 2:00 pm on Friday, December 20

    Café Med, KBT Café, and Health Center Café close at 3:00 pm on Friday, December 20

    Thain Family Café closes at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, December 18

    Health Center Café reopens Sunday, January 5

    KBT Café, Becton Café, and Thain Family Café reopen on Monday, January 13


Spring Semester 2019

All Yale College Dining Halls

Sunday, January 12

ALL dining halls open for the Spring Semester with brunch 

Monday, January 20 (MLK Day)

Berkeley,  Stiles and Morse are open for continental breakfast (8:00am – 10:30am), brunch (11:00am – 1:30pm) and dinner (5:00pm – 7:00pm)

All other dining halls are open for brunch (11:00am. – 1:30pm) and dinner (5:00pm – 7:00pm)

Friday, March 6

All units closed after lunch

Davenport, Trumbull, Hopper, Franklin and Murray open for dinner (5:00pm - 7:00pm)

Saturday, March 7-

Saturday, March 21

All residential dining closed for spring recess

Spring Meal Plan options will be available in February 2020

Sunday, March 22

All other dining halls reopen with brunch

Friday, April 19

Good Friday

All residential dining halls will be open for brunch and dinner

All retail locations (including the School of Management) will be closed

Saturday, April 25

Spring Fling      4:30pm - 6:30pm at Old Campus

Trumbull,  Stiles and Morse are open for breakfast (8am – 10:30 a.m.)

All colleges are open for brunch (11 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

Stiles and Morse are open for dinner (5 – 7 p.m.) - all other dining halls are closed for dinner

Monday, April 27 Senior dinner Silliman, Branford & Saybrook, Davenport
Tuesday, April 28

Senior dinner: TD, Berkeley, JE, Pierson, Stiles & Morse

Wednesday, April 29

Senior dinner: Grace Hopper, Trumbull (will close at 1:30 p.m.), Franklin, Pauli Murray

Berkeley will remain open for lunch until 3:00 p.m. 

Saturday, May 5

Stiles, Morse, Branford and Silliman open for hot breakfast (8:00a.m. - 10:00a.m.)

Grace Hopper open for continental breakfast (8:00a.m. - 10:30a.m.)

All dining halls are open for brunch (11:00a.m. - 1:30p.m.) and dinner (5:00p.m.-7:00p.m.)

Wednesday, May 6

All dining halls open for breakfast and lunch

Berkeley, Branford, Saybrook, Silliman, Timothy Dwight open for dinner 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Becton Cafe closes for the semester

Thain Family Cafe closes for the semester

Thursday, May 7 All dining halls closed
Friday, May 8 Divinity closes for the semester
Monday, May 18

Durfee’s open 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Health Center Cafe summer hours begin, 7:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, May 19

KBT summer hours begin, 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Cafe Med summer hours begin, 7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Evan’s Hall Cafe summer hours begin 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.