Sustainability

Northwestern Dining is committed to the environmental stewardship and the implementation of sustainable practices in all areas of our operation. Northwestern Dining incorporates best practices in food sourcing, waste minimization, energy use, and greenhouse gas emissions reduction in support of Northwestern's Strategic Sustainability Plan.

As a guest, it is easy to make smart environmental choices when you dine at Northwestern Dining. We know today's college students want to do the right thing for the planet and we also understand you lead busy lives, so our Northwestern Dining Chefs and managers do a lot of the work for you behind the scenes!

From purchasing local seasonal produce whenever possible to reducing inorganic and organic waste, our dining team is dedicated to providing you with an exceptional dining experience that is good for you and good for the planet.