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The Commons


Located in the MTCC, The Commons features trayless, buffet style, all-you-care-to-eat dining with healthy foods and wholesome favorites. Everyone is welcome to dine at The Commons; Meal Plans and payment at the door are both accepted to gain entry.  One low price gives you outstanding variety, including vegetarian and gluten-free options. The best part - you can go back for seconds!

Meal Plans are accepted only at The Commons. 

          Monday - Friday

  • Breakfast 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
  • Lunch 11:15 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

         Saturday - Sunday

  • Brunch 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Dinner 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

The Commons is closed in-between each meal period.

Dining Policies

One of our main goals is to provide a pleasant, clean, comfortable and satisfying dining experience. In order to meet this goal, we ask for your assistance with the following procedures:

Illinois Institute of Technology | Dining Services | McCormick Tribune Campus Center | 3201 South State Street | Chicago, IL 60616 | tel. (312) 567-3070 | Contact Us