Campus Food and Beverage

Information regarding on campus food and beverage will be posted soon…

The Richardson Room in the Weimer K. Hicks Center will be open from 12-4 p.m. on Saturday, June 15. A select menu of snacks, sandwiches and beverages will be available to purchase for carry out only. Please note that the Richardson Room only accepts debit and credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Welles Dining Hall in the Weimer K. Hicks Center and the Book Club in the Upjohn Library Commons will be closed on Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16.

Commencement Ceremony Hospitality

Complimentary coffee, hot chocolate and breakfast bars will be available for guests from 8-10 a.m. on Sunday, June 16 by the Weimer K. Hicks Center. In case of rain, food and beverages will be set up in the lower level of the Weimer K. Hicks Center.
Please note that food and beverage will not be adjusted based on dietary preferences and restrictions.

As part of the College’s climate commitment initiative and effort to reduce the consumption of bottled water on campus, we encourage guests to bring reusable bottles to campus. Water stations will be available during the Commencement Ceremony at various locations around the Quad.

Local Restaurants

Below is a list of popular restaurants in the downtown/Kalamazoo College area that have Sunday hours for your convenience during Commencement weekend. Hours are subject to change, we suggest calling ahead of time to confirm hours of operation and making reservations in advance where able.

600 Kitchen & Bar
600 E. Michigan Ave.

Anna’s House
4700 Stadium Dr.

Bell’s Eccentric Cafe
355 E. Kalamazoo Ave.

Hop Cat
300 E. Water St.

Hub Tavern + Grill
359 S. Kalamazoo Mall

Kalamazoo Beer Exchange
211 E. Water St.

Kyoto Japanese Steakhouse
4604 W. Main St.

Los Amigos Mexican Restaurant
3317 Stadium Dr.

Latitude 42° Brewing Company
6101 W. Main St.

Old Burdick′s Bar and Grill
100 W. Michigan Ave.

3501 Greenleaf Blvd.

University Roadhouse
1332 W. Michigan Ave.

Maru Sushi & Grill
427 E. Michigan Ave.

1710 W. Main St.

For a complete listing of area restaurants, please visit the Discover Kalamazoo website.