Campus Life

Food Services

On-Campus Dining

Sodexho Campus Dining Services at provides six on-campus locations: Marian Hall, Hortencia's Cafe, Java on the Hill,Finnegan's Coffee,
The Pharmacy Cafe, and the ICC Cafe.

Marian Hall Cafe:

Featuring a wide variety of fresh food designed to satisfy everyone's appetite with food choices to rival your favorite restaurants with an "all you care to eat" dining" service style:  Marian Hall Café is centrally located adjacent to the Student Center Lounge in Marian Hall.

  • Fresh fruit and salads
  • Delicious, hot, home-style entrées
  • Vegetarian and Vegan friendly entrees and options
  • Freshly baked pizza and pasta
  • New creations by our chef just for you
  • Ice cream and freshly baked desserts
  • Homemade soups
  • Daily Special Features and Weekly Special Events

Horenticas Cafe:

Located on the ground floor of the Administration Building, Hortencia's Cafe features popular national brands like: Chik-Fil-A, Freshens Yogurt and Smoothies, Gourmet Coffee Beans. Hortencia’s Café offers a full line of fresh baked pastries including "Supreme indulgence" Otis Spunkmeyer cookies, and gourmet sandwiches and salads made fresh daily. Hortencia’s Café also offers convenience and grocery items like frozen meals, chips, soda, as well as your favorite snack items.
Dine in or grab your item to go.

Finnegan’s Coffee Shop

Starbucks Coffee is also on campus! Located in the Mabee Library, Finnegan’s Coffee Shop proudly brews Starbuck’s Coffee. Choose from flavored lattes, fresh brewed coffees, Italian style espresso, Italian sodas, Tazo Teas or cold beverages. Also look for our seasonal drinks that enhance the mood of the season. Accompany your beverage with a tasty pastry or have our delicious & healthy gourmet sandwiches, salads, or fruit cups for lunch.

Java on the Hill

Java on the Hill is a proud brewer of Starbucks Coffee and is located in the McCombs Center, 4th floor. Treat yourself to your choice of freshly brewed coffees or cold drinks including Crème Ice and Tazo Teas, decadent desserts, pastries, and deli sandwiches. Also try our mini personal size pizzas with all your favorite toppings! New: Hot appetizers, dinner specials, PS3 games such as Guitar Hero and Madden 2008

Pharmacy Cafe

The School of Pharmacy Cafe offers a rotating healthy theme lunch cycle. Entree items are made fresh on site and finished with a culinary flair! Daily offerings also include gourmet sandwiches and salads along with your favorite snacks and drinks.

ICC Cafe

Located in the Dr. Burton E. Grossman International Conference Center
"Window to the World" featuring International and theme cuisines. Entree items are made fresh on site and finished with a culinary flair!

All locations accept meal plans, cash, food points, and credit cards. All items are served a la carte.


University of the Incarnate Word Catering is committed to making your event a success. From morning breakfast baskets with freshly brewed coffee to casual feasts, and elegant hors D' oeuvres, the catering menus are filled with fresh and contemporary ideas.

The menus represent only a starting point. Our commitment is to customize menus for your occasion. We will assist with planning your event, and offer creative menus, elegant presentation and thoughtful service to provide your guests with a pleasant experience.

To plan your next event or for further assistance, please call us at (210) 283-5011.

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