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M Food Co. provides many job opportunities for students to gain valuable work experience, hone professional and personal skills, and contribute to campus!

We understand that you are a student, first and foremost, and will work with your busy class schedule to find work times that work for you! Additionally, we offer students a starting wage of $16.25 per hour! Learn about our many other benefits, including free and reduced-cost meals, below!

As the largest student employer on campus, we have a number of work opportunities available. Apply below!

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About the Job

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Students work in a variety of capacities depending on the location. The positions that we staff in residential restaurants include: dish room attendant, server, tables/beverage attendant, and greeter. Each residential restaurant may offer specialized positions for different service areas and food stations. All employees at any given time may be expected to handle food and beverage including but not limited to the following: meat, beef, pork, chicken, fish, dairy products, nuts, vegetables, etc. Employees will be expected to follow safety, quality, and customer service standards instructed at each location.

Available residential locations are as follows:

  • Pioneer Dining Hall
  • Comstock Dining Hall
  • Sanford Dining Hall
  • 17th Ave. Dining Hall
  • Nutrition Center at Athletes Village
  • Middlebrook Dining Hall
  • Bailey Dining Hall

Required Hours per week: 10-20


M Food Co. is looking for responsible individuals to support our multiple dining facilities across campus. These positions vary in responsibility and location. Preferred qualifications include previous food service and/or customer service experience. You must be currently enrolled as a University of Minnesota student to qualify.

Required Hours per week: 10-20

How To Apply

Student positions are a form of financial support while pursuing an education at the University of Minnesota.

Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please fill out our online application

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail [email protected] or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).


The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.

The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: http://diversity.umn.edu.


In addition to free or reduced cost meals, M Food Co. offers many perks for students, including:

Convenient work locations
Work study accepted



Students start at $15.75 per hour
Experience a variety of roles and duties
Flexible Schedule to fit your life