Dining Facilities & Menus

The Roess Dining Hall

The Central Dining Hall opened in January 2009 [campus map]. It was renamed the Roess Dining Hall in March 2014. It features numerous dining venues that offer different kinds of meals, snacks, desserts – all prepared under the watchful eye of the dining hall's Chef on staff.

The Roess Dining Hall is home to both the Rivers Street Cafe and Sanford Commons.

Trivette Hall

Trivette Hall [campus map] overlooks Appalachian's scenic duck pond and is home to Park Place and McAlister's Select. The Market at Trivette (see below) is also located here. 


Student Recreation Center

The SRC features the Juice Bar, where students, faculty and staff can grab a pre or post workout snack. Choose from Frëshens™ smoothies, snacks, sandwiches, fruit and an array of beverages.

The Markets

The Markets, located in Trivette Hall, the University Bookstore and the Appalachian Panhellenic Hall, offer a large variety of convenience store items. The Market also offers candy bars, drinks, fresh fruits, and a wide variety of vegetarian and vegan items. Also included are health and beauty aids for your convenience.


Vending services on campus are operated by Appalachian Food Services. The vending machines on campus are designed to accept cash or valid AppCards with account balances. Any suggestions or requests for service or refunds should be made by calling 828-262-3061.