Valley Dining Center

  • Valley Dining Center Exterior from the south
  • Valley Dining Center Seating Area
  • Valley Dining Center Traditions and Seating Area
  • Valley Dininig Center Microrestaurants

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Located next to the Valley residence halls, the Valley Dining  Center features micro-restaurants that offer a variety of flavorful and healthy selections for dine-in options:

  • Blazin' Bronco: Traditional and contemporary grill menu with a wings bar.
  • Cilantro's: Latin American tastes with fresh baked tortillas, burritos and wraps.
  • Fresh Creations: Fresh salad bar and fruit station, deli counter, subs and hot soup selections.
  • My Pantry: Allergy-free zone for students with food allergies or individual dietary needs.
  • Pacific Plate: Fresh stir-fry and Ramen bowls, featuring house-rolled sushi and appetizers.
  • Pastaria: Inspired pasta selections and pizzas fired in a hearthstone oven.
  • Sweet Sensations: Full dessert station and continental breakfast selections.
  • Traditions: Home-style classic dishes, carved and smoked meats, along with hot soup selections.

Late-Night at the VDC

During spring semester 2021, the VDC serves late-night fare Monday through Thursday from 8 - 10 p.m. Offerings include:

  • Blazin' Bronco grill items and French Fries
  • Pastaria hearthstone baked pizza
  • Fresh Creations salad selections
  • Sweet Sensations desserts

Special features include:

  • Restaurant style environment with fresh food prepared in front of guests
  • A variety of comfortable seating options with counters and stools, booth seating and flexible spaces
  • A unique food pantry offering selections for students with food allergies and special nutritional needs
  • Ground floor lobby with convenience store and cafe offering snacks, light meals and beverages
  • Two special dining areas that can serve as general seating or convert to private dining rooms
  • LEED Gold certified


  • Metered parking is available for visitors on the north side of the Valley Dining Center.
  • Cars with any type of WMU permit can park in lot 97 on the west side of the Valley Dining Center.