Dining Dollars

Dining Dollars is a special fund that resides on the JCCC ID card or on a CavCard that allows you to set aside money to be used solely for purchasing food on campus.

You have the opportunity to designate funds as Dining Dollars when you load your card. 

Note: Loading $100 or more gets you an extra 5% in your account!

  • Depositing $100 gets you an extra $5.
  • Depositing $200 gets you an extra $10.
  • Depositing $400 gets you an extra $20.

Dining Dollars may not be used at the Bookstore or the C-Store, but can be used at the following locations on campus:

Food Court | Com 1.5

Chick-fil-A - Chicken sandwiches and waffle fries that are nationally known
Pizza Hut - Personal pan pizza, breadsticks and wings to go
Arriba! - Big burritos, tacos, sizzling hot salads, and nachos grande
Blvd Burgers - Angus burgers grilled to order along with brats, onion rings and fries
Sushi with Gusto - Traditional favorites like the California roll to something totally new

Espresso Bars

VIBE | CLB second floor
Vibe offers espresso drinks, pastries and Fresh to Go products

javajazz@jccc | COM 1.5
javajazz@jccc is an award-winning espresso and smoothies bar where you can kick back and listen to some cool jazz

Encore! Espresso | Carlsen Center lobby
Encore is the place to grab a great cup of coffee or a fresh snack when you're on the go.

Down Under | COM Lower Level 

Carvery - Exhibition of fresh carved meats, wholesome Midwest fare, tantalizing fresh seafood and vegetarian options
Greens - A fresh and healthy approach featuring prepared salads including a variety of fresh vegetables, grains, pastas and legume salads
Blvd Deli - Daily sliced meats, cheese, condiments and fresh-baked bread
Lobster Bisque Corner 

Café Tempo

The fare at Café Tempo features salads, soups, panini sandwiches and desserts for lunch. Pastries and quiche are available for breakfast. Espresso drinks, fresh fruit and yogurt parfaits are constants. Patrons can sit down and enjoy the natural light of the café or pick up a fresh meal to go.


Select vending machines on the JCCC campus accept ID cards as a form of payment. These machines offer a broad variety of beverages and fresh snacks. Beverages include Pepsi, Ocean Spray juices, Aquatina water and Gatorade products. Snacks include a variety of chips, granola bars, assorted crackers, nuts, candy, cookies and other snacks.

Contact Us

Campus Mailbox: 8
Location: SC 110
Dept. Manager:
Jay Glatz, ext. 3219

General Inquiries:
Jean Keating, ext. 4537
Sheila Schurz, ext. 3273

Nutrition Information:
Claudia Martin Ayoade, ext. 3271

Community Supported Agriculture

Two local CSA Programs to choose from!

Rolling Prairie Farmers Alliance

Hen House Markets Growers' Alliance

Get the details

Award Winning Dining

NACUFS Loyal E. Horton Dining Awards 

  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Online Menu
    2014 Silver Medal
  • Coffee Bars
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2014 Silver Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Special Event
    2013 Honorable Mention 
  • JCCC Dining Services
    Sustainability Award
    2012 Silver Medal 
  • Cafe Tempo
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2010 Silver Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    2009 Bronze Medal
  • JCCC Catering
    Catering-Special Event
    2009 Gold Medal
  • javajazz@jccc
    Retail Sales-Single Concept
    2006 Bronze Medal