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The View

The View is one of two residential dining venues on the St. Paul campus where meal plans are accepted. 

The View features eight diverse stations, providing a great variety of cuisine options to fit all diet and nutrition needs. Gluten free and meatless options are available at most stations, and allergen information is posted throughout the serving area.

Don't miss the multiple spots where we offer fresh, local, and sustainable produce to add to your meal or grab as a snack. Unlimited seconds are available in this all-you-care-to-eat dining environment.

The View accepts meal plans, dining dollars, eXpress, debit or credit cards.

See this Week's Menu

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Location and Contact Information

Anderson Student Center (ASC) 2nd Floor; 651-962-6016

The View Stations

Breakfast sandwich

The Grill

The Grill features breakfast sandwiches each morning, and hot sandwiches and burgers with a choice of toppings for lunch and dinner.

Penne pasta plate

Taste of Italy

At Taste of Italy, try pizza baked in our custom pizza oven right at the station, or try a pasta dish.

Bowl of Pho with chopsticks

World Eats

Our World Eats station features entrées from many different cultural traditions. This is a great opportunity to try something new.

Green salad with avocado, tomatoes and feta cheese


Grab a healthy side dish or an entrée salad at the Greens station.

Cubano sandwich served with gloved hands

Main Course

At Main Course, try a favorite like roasted turkey with mashed potatoes or a French dip sandwich. Choices change for every meal.

Hoagie sandwich


The Deli station offers a variety of sandwiches, hoagies and wraps. There are always gluten free and meatless options to choose from.

Mac and cheese

Your Call

Your Call offers the ultimate in flexibility as you choose the ingredients for one of our talented chefs to cook your custom meal. Favorites include the mac and cheese bar and the superfoods bar. At breakfast, order an omelet or tofu scramble.

Sweet treat


From the Sweets station, try a delicious treat made in our on-campus bakery.

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday

11:00am - 2:00pm

4:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday & Sunday